Bakytzhan Sagintayev: Kazakhstan part of Aral Sea revived thanks to the care of the Head of State
During the meeting, issues of implementation of the Northern Aral Sea projects, development of agriculture, including improvement of irrigated land were discussed.
To date, a set of measures to develop the economy of the region is being implemented. The budget of the Aral region increased seven-fold, due to this, new production and social facilities were opened. The International Fund for Saving the Aral Sea, which was established on the initiative of the Head of State, celebrates 25 years. This decision was the most important event not only for the residents of the Aral Sea region, but for the whole country � the Kazakhstan part of the Aral Sea was reborn again.
K. Kusherbayev, akim of Kyzylorda region, reported on the projects of the Northern Aral Sea. According to the akim, thanks to the improvement of the regional economy due to the revival of the Aral Sea, the fishermen who had left for the Caspian, Balkhash, and Kapshagai, returned to the region.
Chairman of the Committee of Water Resources of the Ministry of Agriculture, I. Abishev, made a report on the improvement of irrigation.
Also, a veteran of labor, former Minister of Fisheries of the Kazakh SSR, K. Sarzhanov, spoke with comments during the discussion.
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan