Hingol Dam Project

Hingol Dam Project

The proposed Hingol Dam is located on Hingol River at a distance of 19 km on North of the Makran Coastal Highway and about 248 km from north-west of Karachi in Lasbela district of Balochistan.
Salient Features
Dam Type Earth & Rockfill
Height of Dam 174 ft
Gross Storage Capacity 1.206 MAF
Live Storage Capacity 0.658 MAF
CCA 65,000 Acres
Power Generation 1.37 MW
Execution by WAPDA
Scope Of Work  Detailed Engineering Design
Donor Agency Govt. of Pakistan
Commencement Date January 2010
Completion Date -
Financial Status Local (Rs. Million) FEC (Rs. Million) Total  (Rs. Million)
Original PC-II Cost 272.824 - 272.824
PSDP Allocation FY 2018-19 - - -


  • Feasibility study completed by M/s NESPAK in 1992-93.
  • A meeting was held on 01.09.2016 between WAPDA and Project Consultants wherein it was decided that:

           - Project Consultants will revise the scope of work and complete the Detailed Engineering Design of the Project as per Consultancy agreement.
           - WAPDA will arrange the financing for the Project and clear the pending liabilities of the Consultants after verification of their invoices and approval of PC-II Proforma.
           - Consultants will take up this additional assignment after clearance of their pending liabilities.

  • On directions of MoWR, WAPDA requested Govt. of Balochistan on 28.12.2017 to accord priority to the project.
  •  On the order of Balochistan High Court, Govt. of Balochistan issued NOC/Project Priority in favour of WAPDA to carry out Detailed Engineering Design on 08.05.2019.
  •  MoWR issued Project authorization and directed to submit updated PC-II on 13.05.2019.
  •  Updation of PC-II is in progress and will be submitted to MoWR shortly.


Incharge of the Project

Mr. Muhammad Amin
General Manager (Hydro) Planning
Contact No. 0092-42-99202717


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