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Diamer Basha Dam Project Grand Jirga settles boundary dispute between Thor, Herban tribes

January 11, 2022:  In what can be termed a good omen for Diamer Basha Dam Project, the centuries-old boundary dispute between Thor and Herban tribes has finally been settGrand_Jirga_DBD1_011122.jpgled, which will pave the way for settlement of boundary dispute between Gilgit Baltistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

            This historic announcement was made by Thor-Herban Grand Jirga, mandated for settlement of the dispute, in a ceremony held today at Diamer Basha Dam Project site.

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WAPDA CHAIRMAN VISITS TO REVIEW PROGRESS ON DASU PROJECT

January 10, 2022: Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Chairman Lt Gen Muzammil Hussain (Retd) today visited Dasu Hydropower Project, being constructed on River Indus in Upper Kohistan District of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province. During the visit, he reviewed progress on the project.Chairman wapda visit DASU 10012022

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German Ambassador calls on WAPDA Chairman, discusses water, hydropower projects

January 5, 2022: German Ambassador to Pakistan Excellency Bernhard Schlagheck called on Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Chairman Lt Gen Muzammil Hussain (Retd) today. Thematterspertaining tomutual cooperation between the German institutions in water and hydropower sectors were discussed during the meeting.German Ambassador calls on WAPDA Chairman,  discusses water, hydropower projects

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WAPDA TO ADD 9000 MW OF HYDEL POWER TO GRID BY 2029

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A night view of the weir of Neelum Jhelum Hydropower Project located in Azad Jammu & Kashmir. The 969-MW strategically important project, completed in 2018, has so far contributed 15.7 billion units of green and clean energy to the National Grid.

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