Murunj Dam Project

Murunj Dam Project

The Murunj Dam Project is proposed across Kahanullan, at about 110 km west of Rajanpur, Punjab. Nearest village is Maari which is about 15 km from dam site.
Salient Features
Dam Type Earth/ Rock fill Dam
Height of Dam 350 ft
Gross Storage Capacity 0.8 MAF
Live Storage Capacity 0.6 MAF
CCA 120,000 Acres
Power Generation 12 MW (80GWh)
Execution by WAPDA
Commencement Date January, 2019
Completion Date December, 2021
Financial Status Local (Rs. Million) FEC (Rs. Million) Total  (Rs. Million)
Original PC-II Cost 349.956 - 349.956
1st Revised PC-1 Cost - - -
PSDP Allocation FY 2018-19 - - -
Upto date Expenditure - - -


  •  WAPDA published EOI in leading newspapers for hiring of Consultancy Services on February 27, 2018.
  •  Eleven (11) Firm/JVI submitted proposal, seven (07) firms were shortlisted and approved by WAPDA Authority on June 04,2018.
  •  Request of Proposal (RFP) documents have been issued to all shortlisted firms on July 13, 2018. Site visit carried out on September 04, 2018. Six (06) firms submitted the proposals on Sept 18, 2018 and under evaluation.

Incharge of the Project   

Shahid Mahmood
General Manager (Hydro) Planning,
WAPDA, Sunny View, Lahore
Contact No. 0092-42-99202717
Cell No. 0333-4654348

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