88pc work of 720MW Karot Hydro Power Project completed: Asim Bajwa

LAHORE (Dunya News) - Chairman China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Authority Asim Saleem Bajwa has said that 88 percent work of 720MW Karot Hydro Power Project has been completed.

In a tweet Asim Bajwa said that first CPEC Karot Hydro project which is located at Jehlum River in Punjab is expected to be completed in April 2022.

He said that total investment on the project is $1720 million while 5000 direct local employment opportunities were created under this project.