“Kuwait is by your side” campaign has delivered on Thursday the Jaar-Al-Hisn power grid hookup and the second phase of the Abyan water station to the municipal authorities in Greater Aden.
Secretary-General of the Municipal Council of Aden Mehdi Al-Hamed expressed gratitude to the Kuwaiti government and people for their firm support to the Yemeni people and distinguished contributions to the development projects in various fields.
In a ceremony held to mark the delivery of the two projects, he appreciated the great efforts being made by “Kuwait is by your side” campaign to aid the Yemeni people in such areas as famine relief, housing, energy, potable water, education and healthcare.
The power grid hookup is four kilometers long with a capacity of 33 kilovolt, according to a press release by the campaign.
The water station project aims to rehabilitate eight water wells in the first stage and nine wells in the second stage.
In the coming weeks the water pumps of the wells will go operational after the completion of the rehabilitation works of the second stage, the statement noted.
Kuwait is by your side” campaign has recently set up a joint field committee in collaboration with local partners under the name of “the Yemeni-Kuwaiti aid authority” to supervise the relief effort for the Yemeni people.
– Asharq Al Awsat