For the first time in 30 years, the region's dams are filled with water

20/01/2019 - 18:21 Published in News/Kurdistan

Ministry of Agriculture in the Kurdistan Regional Government, recorded an increase in the proportion of water stocks within the dams for the current year.

Akram Ahmed, director general of the dams in the ministry in a press statement, said that "the areas of the Kurdistan region has seen a large proportion of rainfall not seen by the region for more than 30 years."

"There are 17 large and medium dams in the Kurdistan region, and all of them are filled with water because of the intensity of the rains," Ahmed said.