Mangla Dam Raising
 

Mangla Dam Raising

Location
Mangla District Mirpur Azad Jammu & Kashmir.
Salient Features
  • Height

30 feet raising from 1,234 ft. to 1,264 ft.

(40 ft. raise in water level)

 mangla dam raising
  • Additional Storage Capacity
2.88 MAF
  • Additional Power

644 GWh per annum                   (12% of existing generation)

Scope of Work
  • To regain the reservoir capacity lost due to sedimentation.
  • To store more water for irrigation releases.
  • To minimize conservation of flood discharges and there by enhance Irrigation releases.
  • To enhance annual generation of electricity.
Executing Agency WAPDA
Consultants MJV (a JV of NESPAK (lead firm) with ACE, BARQAAB, Binnie Black & VEATCH (UK), MWH (USA)
Contractor CWE-CRFG / JV M/s Gammon, Sarwar JV, Habib Rafiq (Pvt.) Ltd, DESCON            
Commencement Date June 2004
Completion Date

December 2009 (Civil Works)

Expected June 2021 (Resettlement Works)                                          

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Financial Status (Rs. Million) Local Foreign Total
Original PC-I Cost 52,875.000 9,678.000 62,553.000
Revised PC-I Cost (23.09.2014) 96,855.000 - 96,855.000
PSDP Allocation for 2019-2020 141.824 - 141.824


Status:-

  • 2nd Revised PC-I amounting to Rs. 111,239 Million submitted to Ministry of Water Resources on 10.08.2017 and forwarded to Ministry of Planning Development & Reforms on 10.05.2018, which is under process

Physical Progress             99.49%  (Resettlement Works    96.10%)

Incharge of the Project

Mr. Abdul Majeed Sheikh

Chief Engineer (MDO/MDRP)

Contact No. 0092-544-671055

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