GARUK DAM PROJECT
|1. Location||The Dam site is located about 47 kms south east of Kharan Town across Guruk River in District Kharan, Balochistan.|
|2.Scope of Work||Government of Pakistan intends to develop land and water resources of the country for irrigated agriculture development, hydropower, flood control, socio economic uplift, and emancipation of poor and needy women of the area.|
-Storage of flood water
for irrigated agriculture development of 12,500 acres of culturable
-Socio-economic uplift, poverty reduction and women emancipation.
|4. Date of Commencement||2015 -16|
|5. Date of Completion||2018-19|
6. Project Cost
(As per PC-I/PC-II)
Rs. 1.790 Billion
(Revised PC-I of Rs. 6.850 Billion is under submission to MoW&P)
7. Salient Features
|184 ft high Earth & Rock fill Dam will create gross storage of 50,695 AF and hydropower generation of 300 KW.|
|8. Present Status/Progress||
1. PC-I approved by ECNEC in its meeting
held on September 3, 2009.
2. Tenders of Guruk Dam on EPC basis invited on Oct 03, Nov 19, 2009 Feb 20, March 24, October 20 and December 23, 2010. No bid received.
3. Bids will be re-invited on availibility of required funds for Construction of the Project.
|9. Incharge of the Project||
Mr. Shahid Hamid
Director, Small/Medium Dams.
201 - WAPDA House, Lahore
|Updated as on 31.12.2013|