Minor repairs of water management facilities in Kyrgyzstan required 170 million som ($2.95 million) in 2014, according to the session of the parliamentary committee of agrarian policy, water, environment and regional development held on November 17.
The data were provided by Finance Minister Olga Lavrova within consideration of the draft public budget for 2015 and forecast for 2016-2017.
“In 2014, substantial means were allocated for overhaul of irrigation facilities in the framework of capital investment. Distribution of the funds for the projects is conducted by the Ministry of Agriculture,” she added.
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