Digging of 16 wells started in Surkhrod district of Nangarhar. The provincial department of rural rehabilitation and development (DoRRD) is funding the project.
Eng. Mujeeburahman Zia, director of the DoRRD says, digging of these wells will cost more than 2 million Afghanis. The process of digging is being carried out by the Citizen Charter program.
Upon completion of the digging of wells, 340 families will be provided potable water.