Lower Palas Valley

Lower Palas Valley


Location lowerplasValleyPalas Valley is the left bank tributaries of Indus River in Kohistan District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The confluence of Chor nullah (Palas Valley) is located 12 km upstream of Patan town. The Project is located 335 km from Islamabad.
Salient Features
Installed Capacity 665 MW
Mean Annual Energy 2590 GWh
Design Discharge 101 m3/sec
Gross Head 805 m
Type of Dam CFRD
Height of Dam 55 m
No. & Type of Turbine 3, Pelton
Total cost 1104.515 Million US$
Construction period 5-years
Gross Storage Capacity 0.0024 MAF
Live Storage Capacity 0.0020 MAF
Execution by WAPDA
Commencement Date -
Completion Date -
Financial Status Local (Rs. Millions) FEC (Rs. Millions) Total (Rs. Millions)
Original PC-I Cost 56,270.033 54,181.445 110,451.477



  • The Project is being implemented under PPP mode.


Incharge of the Project    

Shahid Mahmood
General Manager (Hydro) Planning,
WAPDA, Sunny View, Lahore
Contact No.0092-42-99202717
Cell No.0300-5604910

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