REMEDIAL MEASURES TO CONTROL WATER LOGGING DUE TO MUZAFFARGARH & T.P. LINK CANALS PROJECT
 

REMEDIAL MEASURES TO CONTROL WATER LOGGING DUE TO MUZAFFARGARH & T.P. LINK CANALS PROJECT

Location
Tehsil Kot Addu, District Muzaffargarh, Punjab
Scope of Work
  • Lining of Muzaffargarh Canal along with drainage system under lining from RD 0+000 to 206+700 (63 km).
  • Rehabilitation of existing Structure.
  • Construction of new drainage & rehabilitation of existing drains along T.P.Link Canal.        
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Salient Features
  • Length of Canal Lining         63 km
 
Project Benefits
  1. 35% of total command area of Muzaffargarh Canal will be rehabilitated and 0.3 Million acres land of KotAdu will be brought back for cultivation.
  2. Increase in per capita income of inhabitants.
  3. Living standard of Inhabitants will enhance.
  4. Reduction in migration, due to waterlogging.
  5. Health of affectees will improve.
  6. Education & social activities will enhance.
  7. Increase value of land & ensure economic prosperity.
  8. Revenue of Government will increase, due to establishment of agro based industry.
  9. Water pollution, due to stagnant water will be eliminated.
  10. Good quantity water will be available for human being as well as livestock.
  11. Annual benefits Rs. 1.68 Billion per annum.   
Commencement Date Jan 2014
Completion Date (Phase-I) Dec 2021                        
Financial Status (Rs. Million) Local Foreign Total
PC-I Cost Approved on 13.09.2013 8,565.288 - 8,565.288
PSDP Allocation for 2019-2020 1,065.825 - 1,065.825
         

 Status:

 Contract Packages

MGC-02 -Earthwork, Lining of Canal and Rehabilitation of allied structures RD 39+576 to 100+000. The bidding process for Contract MCG-02 will be initiated upon approval of 1st Revised PC-I.  
MGC-03 - Earthwork & PCC Lining with drainage system under lining of Muzaffargarh Canal from RD 100+000 to RD 147+500.

Work awarded in January 2014.

Upto date Progress is 97.12%.

 

  • Physical Progress             49.28%
  • 1st Revised PC-I amounting to Rs. 16,698.992 Million forwarded to PD&R on 03.05.2019.
Incharge of the Project
Mr. Zakir Rehman
Chief Engineer/PD
Kachhi Canal Project
WAPDA, D.G Khan
Contact No. 0092-64-2689040
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