Ravi-Tawi canal to be closed from Jan 25 for de-silting

JAMMU: Ravi-Tawi canal will be closed from January 25 for de-silting, official spokesman here said today.

Superintending Engineer Ravi Tawi Construction Circle Jammu said that all major canals i.e Ravi Canal and Tawi Canal will be closed from January 25 for carrying out de-silting and urgent repair works.

All the Executive Engineers concerned have been directed to take up all the closure works immediately and ensure its completion before the recharge of canals for coming irrigation season of Kharif crop. (AGENCIES)