REMEDIAL MEASURES TO CONTROL WATER LOGGING DUE TO MUZAFFARGARH & T.P. LINK CANALS PROJECT
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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.        
 muzaffargarh and tp link canal
Salient Features
  • Length of Canal Lining         63 km
 
Project Benefits
  • 35% of the total command area of Muzaffargarh Canal will be rehabilitated and 0.3 Million acres land of KotAdu will be brought back for cultivation.
  • Increase in per capita income of inhabitants.
  • The living standard of Inhabitants will enhance.
  • Reduction in migration, due to waterlogging.
  • The health of affectees will improve.
  • Education & social activities will enhance.
  • Increase the value of land & ensure economic prosperity.
  • Revenue of Government will increase, due to the establishment of agro-based industry.
  • Water pollution, due to stagnant water will be eliminated.
  • Good quantity of water will be available for human beings as well as livestock.
  • 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 the 1st Revised PC-I.  
MGC-03 - Earthwork & PCC Lining with drainage system underlining of Muzaffargarh Canal from RD 100+000 to RD 147+500.

Work awarded in January 2014.

Up to date, Progress is 100%.

 

  • 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
Chief Engineer/PD
Kachhi Canal Project
WAPDA, D.G Khan
Contact No. 0092-64-2689040
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