Yeywa Dam commences to store water

November 14, 2009

(NAY PYI TAW, 13 Nov, 2009)

  • Minister for Electric Power No. 1 Col Zaw Min accompanied by Deputy Minister U Myo Myint and officials supervised storage of water at Yeywa RCC Dam yesterday morning.
  • After inspecting No. 1 and No. 2 water diversion tunnels, the minister formally launched the storage of water at the dam and pressed the button to close the water diversion tunnel with valves.
  • The minister viewed systematic shutting of valves at the sluice gates No. 1 and No. 2 with the use of 70-ton crane. To mark the successful completion of shutting the water diversion tunnel and storage of water, the minister presented gifts and cash assistance to the workers.