ISLAMABAD- Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif took part in the groundbreaking ceremony of Dasu hydel power project, today. The 4,320-megawatt project will be completed in two phases.

According to officials, the first phase will be completed in a period of five years, which will add 2,160-megawatt electricity to the national grid.

The World Bank will provide one billion dollars for the Dasu project.