Functions of Ministry of Water Resources under Rules of Business 1973

Cabinet Division has issued Notification vide SRO-921 (i)/2017 dated September 13, 2017 regarding amendment in Schedule 1 of Rules of Business (Item 40) as follows:

  1. Matters relating to development of Water Resources of the Country.
  2. Indus Water Treaty, 1960 and Indus Basin Works.
  3. Water & Power Development Authority.
  4. Liaison with International Engineering Organizations in Water Sector, such as    International Commission on Large Dams (ICOLD),International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage (ICID) and International Commission on Large Power System (Cigre).
  5. Federal agencies and Institutions for promotion of special studies in water sector.
  6. Institute of Engineers Pakistan.
  7. Administrative control of  Tubewell Construction Company.
  8. Indus River System Authority (IRSA).
  9. Pakistan Trans-border water Organization.