FILE - Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation, Al-Sayed el-Quseir,
CAIRO - 23 June 2020: Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Mohamed Abdel Aaty and Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation Al Sayyed Al Qusair discussed on Tuesday applying the modern irrigation system in Egypt.
The two ministers also discussed the priorities for implementing a mechanism for land reclamation under the new system.
The two sides also set the task of each ministry according to a detailed map for the lands that will be irrigated under the new system.
The agriculture ministry will outline a design for modern irrigation networks while the water resources ministry will rehabilitate lakes and set a schedule for irrigation.