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RA Deputy Prime Minister Visited Construction Sites of Cholaqar and Martuny

00:00 / 04.02.2011


RA Deputy Prime Minster, Minister of Territorial Administration Armen Gevorgyan was in the construction sites of pumping stations of Cholaqar and Martuny within the framework of visit to Gegharquniq region. Deputy Prime Minister was accompanied by marzpet N. Poghosyan, head of MTA State Water Committee A. Andreasyan, general executive director of “Millennium challenge Fund - Armenia” SNCO A. Hosepyan.

They were informed that 70 per cent of reconstruction works in Cholaqar’s pumping station and 60 per cent of Martuny’s has been implemented. Renovation will launch soon. Both pumping stations are of second degree. Because of rising the level of the Lake Sevan the pumping stations of first degree may be drowned. After the rehabilitation pumping stations will function by full power providing unfailing water supply.

The responsible people ensured that in spite of strict weather conditions the works are implemented in a full volume and in accordance with the schedule. A. Gevorgyan underlined qualitative and in time implementation of works, and concerned utilization of pumping stations before the launch of irrigation new period necessary.

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