Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Agriculture Sikandar Khan Sherpao

PESHAWAR, 28 July: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Agriculture Sikandar Khan Sherpao has asked the Metrological Department to inform the Irrigation Department four days ahead about the expected rains.

Presiding a meeting in Peshawar on Wednesday, the provincial minister cancelled the weekly holidays of the Irrigation Department and asked the whole staff to take steps to avoid damages in case of flood.

Mr Sherpao said more monsoon rains are expected this year due to which precautionary measures are being taken to avoid possible damages.