World Bank unveils plan to repair Pakistan irrigation system

    The World Bank has come out with a proposal to address the salinization and waterlogging in the world’s biggest irrigation system, which is found in Pakistan. The report will be submitted for the deliberation of the board at the end of the month. The staff said the project needs urgent attention and sees risks “arising from technical factors, and difficulties in reaching consensus.” (Source: World Bank drafts fix to Pakistan irrigation system/Reuters)

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