Shatung Nullah Diversion Projet
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Shatung Nullah Diversion Projet

The Project is located on Deosai Plain at an altitude 3,962 m.a.s.l (13,000 ft.) which is about 27 km (16.7 miles) from the Satpara Dam Project, and 6 km (3.7 miles) south of Skardu Town.
Salient Features
  • Weir Height
12m  shatung
  • Weir Length
  • Closure Height Length 
  • Tunnel Diameter Horse shoe 
  • Approach Channel Length
  • Discharge to be Diverted
3 cumecs  
  • Tunnel Length
6.5 km  
  • Alternate open Channel Length
17.5 km  
Scope of Work
  • Detailed in house study regarding Topographic Survey and mapping, Geological and Geotechnical investigations, Sedimentation Study
  • Installation of complete hydro metrological station (automatic) at Shatung Nullah
  • Hydrological studies and Seismic Studies through engaging Consultants to get a bankable Feasibility study and Feasibility Level Design  
  • availability of flows during crop sowing season;
  • additional energy generation;
  • increased water supply requirement of Skardu Town.
Consultants Under Process of Procurement
Contractor -
Donor Agency Govt. of Pakistan
Commencement Date October 2021 (Expected)
Completion Date June 2023 (Expected)
Financial Status (Rs. Million) Local Foreign Total
Approved PC-II Cost (21.05.2021) 259.460 - 259.460
PSDP Allocation for 2021-2022 276.348 - 276.348


  • PC-II proforma for SNDP was approved in DDWP meeting held on May 21,2021. Accordingly, administrative approval was received from MoWR on July 06, 2021.
  • Procurement of Consultancy Services is under process.
  • Case for opening of lapsable assignment account/ sub-assignment account is under Process.
  • Estimate has been submitted by ISRIP for sedimentation study which is under scrutiny.
Incharge Project
Engr. Qazi Mubashir Maqsood
General Manager (Projects) Northern Areas
057-2640628, 2640625


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