Committee Constituted To Compensate Kohala Power Project Affectees

Committee constituted to compensate Kohala Power project affectees

MUZAFFARABAD, (Pakistan Point News - APP - 10th Jan, 2017 ) : The Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) government has constituted a committee headed by Member Legislative Assembly, Raja Abdul Qayoom to look into the grievances of local population affected by 850 Megawatt Kohala Hydro-power Project. According to notification issued here Tuesday the members included member Legislative Assembly Dr. Mustafa Bashir, Commissioner Muzaffarabad division, Deputy Commissioners of Muzaffarabad and Jhelum Valley districts where as six members have been taken from the public who represent civil society and affected people.

The members included from public are Dr. Mushtaq, Shujjat Gilani Advocate, Muhammad Rafiq, Raja Mumtaz, Fareed Khan and Tasleem Abbasi who hail from the project site area. The committee will submit its recommendations regarding acquisition of land, measures to address the grievances and resolve the issues after hearing the affected people and other concerned.