Economy, Domestic Economy

New Dam in Gilan

New Dam in GilanNew Dam in Gilan

First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri inaugurated the Ayatollah Behjat Foomani Dam in the northern province of Gilan on Tuesday, Mehr news agency reported. About 2 trillion rials has been spent on the construction of the dam over the past ten years, Mohammad Ali Najajfi, the governor of Gilan said. The dam has a reservoir capacity of 165m3 and will supply water to 2 million people in Gilan as well as to 150 hectares of farming land nearby, he said. The vice president is in Gilan to open several capital projects in the province.