LAHORE - Wapda in a meeting here sought cooperation of National College of Arts (NCA) to develop concept design for construction of Glacier Monitoring and Research Centre (GMRC).

The authority spokesperson said the building would be constructed at Lahore and Skardu with the financial assistance provided by the German development bank namely KfW.

Wapda Chairman Zafar Mahmood presided over the meeting at authority head-office while NCA Principal Dr Murtaza Jafri, KfW Senior Sector Coordinator Dr Pervaiz Naeem, Wapda Member (Water) Muhammad Shoaib Iqbal, Wapda Secretary Amer Ahmad and others attended.

Wapda Chairman requested NCA to constitute a team to present their ideas to create awareness among the people about significance of water and its conservation in all walks of life. The chairman also thanked German government for the financial support to construct GMRC office buildings at Lahore and Skardu.

NCA principal assured Wapda of their full support, adding that NCA will carry out both assignments as a national service. Earlier, KfW Senior Sector Coordinator briefed the participants of broad para meters regarding the theme development.