Agricultural projects to be commissioned in Iran’s Qazvin province
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Jan. 30
By Elnur Baghishov - Trend:
As many as 98 projects will be commissioned in Iran’s Qazvin province on the 41st anniversary of the victory of the Islamic Revolution (February 1-11), said Fatemeh Khamseh, director of the Qazvin agricultural organization, Trend reports referring to the organization’s website.
Khamseh noted that 62 water and land projects, 4 livestock and poultry breeding projects, 4 gardening and greenhouse projects, 2 processing industry projects, 21 forestry and pastures projects, 4 veterinary projects and 1 training project will be commissioned.
In total, 653 billion rials (about $15.5 million) were spent on these projects, the director added.
Commissioning of these projects will create jobs for 3,200 people, Khamseh said.
In addition, Ali Akbar Asadollahi, director of the Qazvin Forest, Range and Watershed Management Organization, said that during the anniversary of the Islamic Revolution’s victory, 21 projects will be commissioned regarding planting forests, as well as water supply to agricultural lands in Qazvin province.
The director noted that 89.4 billion rials (about $2.1 million) were spent on these projects.