PELAR DAM PROJECT

1. Location
 

The dam site is located about 160 kms from Awaran Town in District Awaran 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.
3. objectives/Benefits -Storage of flood water for irrigated agriculture development of 25,650 acres of culturable command area.
-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. 1.692 Billion (Revised PC-I of Rs. 8.740 Billion is under submission to MoW&P)
7. Salient Features 60 ft high Concrete Gravity Dam will create gross storage of 66,900 AF and hydropower generation of 300 KW.
8. Present Status/Progress 1. PC-I amounting to Rs. 1.692 Billion approved by ECNEC in its meeting held on September 3. 2009.
2. Tenders of Pelar Dam on EPC basis invited on Sep. 30, Nov. 12, 2009, Feb. 20, March. 17, October. 27 and December 29, 2010. No bid received.
3. Bids will be re-invited on availability of funds.
9. Incharge of the Project Mr. Shahid Hamid
Director, Small/Medium Dams.
201 - WAPDA House, Lahore
(Ph: 042-99203701).
Updated as on 31.12.2013