The citizens of this backward isolated area were finally able to enjoy one of the most basic human rights. Something, that due to their situation, considered to be luxury. Having access to clean and fresh water lead to a decline in disease and illness in the area and drastically improved these people’s standard of living.
To ensure the possibility of providing approximately 100,000 people with access to clean and safe drinking water, a pipeline was installed. 25 hand pumps and 8 overhead tanks were attached with the sole purpose of achieving this goal, without external help. This project was the brainchild of Shahid Afridi himself.