Murunj Dam Project

Murunj Dam Project

The Murunj Dam Project is proposed across Kahanullan, at about 116 km west of Rajanpur, Punjab. 
Salient Features
Dam Type Earth/ Rockfill Dam
Height of Dam 107ft
Gross Storage Capacity 0.8 MAF
Live Storage Capacity 0.6 MAF
CCA 120,000 Acres
Power Generation 12 MW (80GWh)
Scope Of Work Feasibility Study, Detailed Engineering Design and Preparation of Tender Documents
Execution by WAPDA
Donor Agency Government of Pakistan
Commencement Date -
Completion Date -
Financial Status Local (Rs. Million) FEC (Rs. Million) Total  (Rs. Million)
Approved PC-I Cost 349.956 - 349.956


  • CDWP in its meeting held on 12.02.2018 approved the PC-II for Feasibility Study, Detailed Engineering Design & Preparation of Tender Documents at a rationalized cost of Rs. 349.956 Million.
  • The hiring of Consultancy Services is in process.
  • WAPDA requested MoWR on 19.09.2018 to approach the concerned quarter for funds allocation in PSDP 2018-19 so that the project can be initiated/completed on schedule. The same was forwarded to MoPD&R on 12.10.2018 by MoWR. The response is awaited.


Incharge of the Project

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


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