On Indus River about 3 km upstream of village Patan, 5km downstream of Keyal Khwar in KP Province. The Power house is situated on the left bank near Patan Village, and 305 km from Islamabad.

Salient Features

  • Installed Capacity
2,400 MW  patan
  • Annual Energy
12,500 GWh
  • Objectives
To Generate Electricity
Scope of Work Preparation of Feasibility Study
Consultants JV of Lahmeyer International (Lead Firm), NDC & PES
Contractor -
Commencement Date Aug. 2013
Completion Date June 2017
Financial Status (Rs. Million) Local Foreign Total
Approved PC-II Cost (17.09.2009) 373.731 357.502 731.233


  • Feasibility study of the project was completed in December 2015.
  • PC-II for Detailed Engineering Design, preparation of Tender Document and PC-I amounting to      Rs. 1,339.707 Million is under process with Ministry of Water Resources 21.02.2019.
  • Asian Development Bank has shown interest in Project Appraisal and Financing.
  • WAPDA has requested Secretary Ministry of Water Resources on 13.09.2019 to approach EAD for arranging Project Rediness Financing upto US$ 8 million from ADB for Detailed Engineering Design of the project.
  • Assistant Chief (Dev.) of MoWR requested WAPDA, that amended PC-II of the Project may be submitted in the light of observation of the Ministry which have been agreed by WAPDA to enable Ministry to proceed further in the matter vide letter dated 05.11.2019.
  • WAPDA vide letter dated 26.11.2019 submitted amended copy of PC-II proforma amounting to Rs.1,271,428 Million for signature of Secretary of MoWR for further processing.    
Incharge of the Project    
Mr. Muhammad Amin
General Manager (Hydro) Planning
Contact No. 0092-42-99202717        
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