A hydro-power house with capability to produce 600KW has been installed by district Nazim Upper Dir, Sahibzada Fasihullah over Usheri River in Almas area of Upper Dir.
The power generation project would be built in association of European Union and Sarhad Rural Support Programme (SRSP.
Manufacturing power house would be completed in a period of eight months at the assessed cost of Rs.83 million which would provide; electricity to 1200 households.
Local residents praised the project and said it would help reduce power outage in the area.
Some of the citizens were of the view that starting work on the construction of the power house was a long-standing wish of the local people which finally has been fulfilled.