The Minister of Water Resources, Eng. Mahdi Rashid Al-Hamdani, is briefed in the field on the work of closing the illegal outlets in the Alexandria sub-district of Babil Governorate, stressing that the Ministry will resort to canceling the approvals of the licensed fish companies if they do not adhere to the instructions issued by the Ministry indicating that these encroachments include the encroachment on the Drain mn- 00, which causes agricultural lands to become flooded, water levels rise, and cause damage to agricultural lands and residential houses.
H.E. directed to close all illegal outlets and to abide by the Ministry’s instructions, which guarantee the delivery of water shares to all those who are entitled and protect water from pollution.
It is noteworthy that the Ministry of Water Resources is carrying out a campaign to eliminate encroachments all over the country.