ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The employees of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs will contribute in the fund for the construction of “Diamer Bhasha and Mohmand Dam 2018”.
In a statement issued on Wednesday, the Office of the Spokesman said that all officers of the ministry will contribute their three-day pay whereas all staff members one-day pay in this fund.
The Office of the Spokesman said that this humble contribution is an effort to contribute towards a national cause.
The Fund for Diamer Bhasha and Mohmand Dam was opened by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) under the directives of the Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar for combating water crisis in the Country. The Chief Justice himself donated Rs one million for the dams.
SC officials to donate two-day salary for dams funds
Separately, the Supreme Court Officials (BS-16 & above) also announced to donate two-day salary and the staff (BS-2 to 15) will donate one-day salary of July for the construction of Diamer Bhasha and Mohmand dams.
As per now, Rs 9,949,990 have been donated for the account created solely for the purpose of raising money for the construction of the dams.
Last Monday, Pakistan armed forces also announced to contribute to the fund announced for the construction of the Diamer Bhasha and Mohmand Dam.
As per the Director General Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), Officers of Pakistan Army, Pakistan Navy and Pakistan Air Force (PAF) would contribute their two-day pay while soldiers one-day pay to the announced fund.
Pakistan Armed Forces contributing to Diamer-Basha & Mohmand Dam Fund. Officers of Pak Army, Navy and Air Force will contribute their 2 days’ pay while soldiers one day’s pay to the announced fund for this national cause. #DamsForPakistan🇵🇰
— Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor (@OfficialDGISPR) July 9, 2018
Likewise, Officers of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government also announced to contribute their three-day salary to the fund for the construction of Diamer-Bhasha and Mohmand dams.