The governor of eastern Azerbaijan announced the opening of the official Tabriz 2018 ceremony in the presence of the President.
Majid Khodabakhsh, Governor of East Azarbaijan, about importing water
to revive Lake Urmia, said: "This issue was proposed as one of the
options at the Orumieh Lake Revival Headquarters meeting.
He added that the proposal to import water to resolve the drought of
Lake Urumieh by the head of the environmental organization and ordered
that extensive studies be done in this area to examine all aspects of
Khodabakhsh continued, "The scheme is being reviewed based on the type
of water, the way it is transported, the cost, and so on, but it is
still at an idea level and is still not serious.
The governor of eastern Azerbaijan stated about the appointment of an
external expert for the restoration of Lake Urmia: "This issue is being
pursued by the environmental organization, but it is a national plan,
and water transfer is carried out nationally."
He also said about the allocation of foreign investment for the
restoration of Lake Urmia, after the necessary checks, the exact amount
of credits will be determined, then it will be funded through the
financing of this project.
the end, Khadabakhsh spoke about the opening of Tabriz in 2018, saying:
In May this year, and in the course of the visit of the President to
the province, the 2018 incident will be officially opened.