The experts claim that despite the fact that Pakistan is blessed with the most with the most abundant of geological resources and its geostrategic position makes it one of the most influential countries in the region. There will be an acute shortage of drinking as well as irrigation water in the country by 2025.
If the situation goes unchecked, there is the probability of a complete drought like position by 2040, which would turn all fertile lands into deserts.
In the above mentioned context, the Students of National University of Sciences & Technology (NUST) in collaboration with Students of Army Public School, Rawalpindi arranged a Walk & Awareness Activity at Ayub National Park, Rawalpindi. The students of two NUST constituent Colleges (College of Electrical & Mechanical Engg-NUST, Military College of Signals-NUST) NUST Environment Club, NUST Institute of Environmental Sciences & Engineering & Army Public School, Rawalpindi informed general public especially children’s about future impacts and threats of water scarcity.