Ilham Aliyev attends ceremony to launch drinking water supply, sewage systems in Julfa (PHOTO)
Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 11
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has attended a ceremony to launch drinking water supply and sewage systems in Julfa district center and surrounding villages.
The head of state was informed about the work done under the project of "Reconstruction of drinking water supply and sewage systems in Julfa district center and surrounding villages".
The construction work started in 2012. Under the project, the water system and the sewage system in the city of Julfa were established.
Two fresh water reservoirs with the capacity of 5,000 cubic metres each were built.
Some 25,700 people in the city of Julfa and Gulustan village were continuously provided with fresh, sustainable, environmentally clean drinking water that meets World Health Organisation standards.
President Ilham Aliyev also viewed a water purification installation, and pressed the button to launch the drinking water supply in Julfa district center and surrounding villages.