Mohmand Dam Project

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 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 March, 2019
Completion Date July, 2024
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


  • Detailed Engineering Design completed in April, 2017.
  • Revised Priority Land is 900 acres out of which land measuring 818 acres has been transferred to WAPDA on February 25, 2019 by Mohmand District Administration.
  • Contract for construction of the project signed between WAPDA and M/s CGGC-DESCON JV on March 26, 2019. Contractor has mobilized its manpower and machinery at site w.e.f. April 04, 2019.
  • Ground Breaking Ceremony performed by honourable Prime Minister of Pakistan on 02.05.2019.
  • Consultancy Agreement signed on 20.05.2019 and Consultants started mobilizing w.e.f May 27, 2019.
  • The Consultants reviewed previous geotechnical investigations and design of each component of the Project under design review activities and proposed additional investigations prior to issuance of construction drawings and selection of materials.
  • Upon installation of Burjis for Right of Way (ROW) and Demarcation of both Right & Left Bank Access roads, excavation works started on both roads.
  • Temporary Access Road to the Project office and Colony area is completed.
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.