Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan Commemorates World Water Day
Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan, Sarwar Foundation Pakistan and National Alliance for Safe Food jointly organized a seminar on the occasion of World Water Day here at Governor House, Lahore. Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar, Governor of the Punjab presided over the program. Syed Ihsan Ullah Waqas, Senior Vice-President AKFP represented Alkhidmat Foundation.
Addressing the participants, Governor Chaudhary Muhammad Sarwar talked highly of the contributions of Alkhidmat Foundation in providing people’s access to clean drinking water in terms of water filtration plants, hand pumps, water wells and other related projects. He said that work on projects worth more than Rs4 billion under Punjab Aab-e-Pak Authority has started, adding that full transparency will be ensured.
Addressing the event, Syed Ihsanullah Waqas, Vice-President Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan said, “We are working all over Pakistan for clean drinking water adding that there are still many areas in Pakistan where people do not have access to water, let alone clean drinking water.”
Chairperson Sarwar Foundation Begum Perveen Sarwar said Sarwar Foundation is providing clean drinking water to more than 2.5 million people on a daily basis.
The second part of the seminar featured various papers on the importance of water and its use.