PESHAWAR, 20 November: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government on Monday here inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the state-owned company of China for the completion of Chashma Right Bank Canal (CRBC) project (lift cum gravity) in Dera Ismail Khan.

The MoU was inked during a ceremony held at the Chief Minister Secretariat, which was also attended by the Chief Minister Pervez Khattak. Secretary Irrigation Department Tariq Rasheed and Deputy Manager of the Chinese company, China Gezhouba Group International Engineering Co. (CGGC) Liu Yang signed the agreement.

Under the agreement, the mega irrigation project would be completed with mutual cooperation under government to government framework. Formal agreement would be made after giving final shape to the required details and needs in this respect. Both the parties desired to bring this project under the umbrella of CPEC and agreed to make mutual efforts for the purpose.