Emirates Red Crescent drills new water well in Yemen

MUKALLA, 16th November, 2016 (WAM)– The Emirates Red Crescent has completed 70 per cent of a new well to produce underground water in west of the Yemeni Mukalla city.

The artesian well is being drilled to ease the suffering of citizens in Mukalla and suburbs, Abdullah Al Musaferi, the representative of the Emirates Red Crescent in Hadramaut province, Abdullah Al Musaferi, said.

Previously, the UAE humanitarian agency had operated five artesian wells in east of Mukalla to provide clean water as part of infrastructure projects in the coastal province.

The director of the local establishment of water and sewage, Waheeb Ghanim, praised the UAE government and people for supporting the people of Yemen.