Chiniot Dam Project

Chiniot Dam Project

Chiniot Dam Project

The dam site is located on Chenab river and about 5 km from the Chiniot city and approximately 100 meter up-stream of existing Railway Bridge.
Salient Features
Dam Type Earth Rock-fill Dam
Height of Dam  18m (60 ft)
Gross Storage Capacity 0.90 MAF
Live Storage Capacity 0.85 MAF
Power Generation 80 MW (274 GWh)
Execution by WAPDA
Donor Agency Govt. Of Pakistan
Commencement Date -
Completion Date -
Financial Status Local (Rs. Million) FEC (Rs. Million) Total  (Rs. Million)
Approved PC-I Cost


- 146.330
PSDP Allocation FY 2018-19 - - -


• Appraisal Study Report was prepared by M/s BARQAAB in 2003.
• Processing of the field data completed.
• The Feasibility Study Report is under finalization.

Project Incharge

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


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