PESHAWAR  -    Khyber Pakhtunkh­wa Minister for Irrigation Arshad Ayub, while presid­ing over the review meeting regarding the priority pro­jects of the irrigation department said that the damage caused by floods can be minimized by building small dams, while agricultural production will be increased by storing and using water to irrigate the land.

The construction of small dams is the priority of the PTI government as some small dams have been completed while others are in progress and steps are being taken to start more. Secretary Irrigation Ayaz Khan, chief engineers, project directors and other relevant officials participated in the meeting.