Location: On Indus River upstream of its confluence with Gilgit river, about 83 km from Gilgit and 610 km from Islamabad. (Gilgit-Baltistan)
Salient Features

Installed Capacity

7,100 MW  bunji

Annual Energy

24,760 GWh                               


To Generate Electricity

Execution by

Consultants JV of Mott Mac Donald Ltd. (Lead Partner), Sogreah, SAS, Nippon Koei Co. Ltd., MM Pakistan (Pvt.) Ltd., DMC
Contractor -
Commencement Date -
Completion Date 9 years after commencement
Financial Status (Rs. Million) Local Foreign Total
Revised Approved PC-II Cost (26.05.2011) 2,057.811 33.595 2,091.406


  • Feasibility Study, Detailed Engineering Design and preparation of Tender Documents completed on 30.09.2013.
  • Project Cost was updated to the rates of year 2017 amounting to Rs. 1,529,292 Million (Excluding Transmission Line) and will be submitted for approval of competent forum after firming up of financing for the project.


Incharge of the Project

Mr. Muhammad Amin
General Manager (Hydro) Planning
Contact No. 0092-42-99202717


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