Mohmand Dam Project
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Mohmand Dam Project


On Swat River, about 5 km upstream of Munda Head Works in Mohmand Tribal District, KP.

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  • Flood Mitigation
  • Irrigated agriculture development of 16,737 acres, further enhancement of command area will be assessed as per the request of Govt. of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
  • Hydropower Generation
  • Socio-economic uplift of people of the area.
Salient Features
  • Type of Dam
Concrete Faced Rockfill  mohmand
  • Height of Dam
213 m (700 ft.)
  • Gross Storage
1.239 MAF
  • Live Storage
0.676 MAF
  • Power Generation
800 MW
  • Annual Energy
2,862 GWh
  • Cultivable Command Area

16,737 Acres

(Left side 9,017 Acres, Right side 7,720 acres)

Execution by

Consultants M/s Mohmand Dam Consultants Group (MDCG)
Contractor M/s CGGC-DESCON JV
Commencement Date September 2019
Completion Date May 2025
Financial Status (Rs. Million) Local Foreign Total
PC-I Cost (26.04.2018) 309,558.000   309,558.000
PSDP Allocation 2019-2020 15,000.000 - 15,000.000
  • Physical Progress 1.63%


  • Contract Agreement signed with M/s CGGC-DESCON JV on 26.03.2019.
  • Ground Breaking Ceremony performed by honorable Prime Minister of Pakistan on 02.05.2019
  • Permanent Access Roads:
  • At left bank access road, filling and cutting works are in progress.
  • At the right bank access road, excavation is in progress. Nearly 75% of excavation works completed.
  • Project Colony:
  • Excavation works for various buildings and colony internal roads are in progress.
  • Diversion Tunnels:
  • 40% surface excavation of cut slopes and outlet portals of diversion tunnels 1 and 2 completed.
  • Excavation work for slope stabilization & inlet portal of access tunnel remained in progress.
  • Drilling Works:
  • Out of 24 boreholes, drilling of 15 No. boreholes completed whereas 04 No. boreholes are in progress & access path for 05 No. boreholes completed. Up to date progress of drilling works is 80%.
  • Land Acquisition
  • 818.27 acres priority land has been transferred in the name of WAPDA on 25.02.2019.
  • 49 Acres land for Right & Left Access roads in Mohmand District transferred to WAPDA on 13.07.2019. Award of 11 acres private land in Charsadda DC is under progress.
  • For transfer of 22 acres Departments land (Irrigation and C&W) to WAPDA, DC has approached the Provincial Government.


Incharge of the Project
Engr. Muhammad Javed Afridi
General Manager / Project Director (MDHP)
Contact No. 0092-42-99202868
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A Dream Come True! The Ground Breaking ceremony of Mohmand Dam Project.