On Sunday 10 January 2016, Eng. Nasir Ahmad Durrani, the Minister of Rural Rehabilitation and Development of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan met with the Deputy Head of Mission of United Arab Emirates (UAE) Embassy, his highness Jumma al Kaabi.
In the meeting that took place at the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD), the two sides first spoke about the issues of mutual interest.
During this meeting his highness Jumma al Kaabi committed that in collaboration with the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development, UAE will excavate safe drinking water wells in the provinces of Kabul and Nangarhar. In the second phase, his country will dig safe drinking water wells in the provinces of Helmand and Nimroz, he added.
Describing the UAE’s support from the MRRD as very important, Minister Durrani expressed gratitude for United Arab Emirates cooperation and assistance, especially the commitment of excavation of safe drinking water wells.