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
 Dam Type  Concrete faced rockfill
 Height of Dam  700 ft (213 m)
 Storage Capacity  1.293 MAF         
 Live Storage   Capacity   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  WAPDA
Consultants  -
Contractors  M/s CGGGC-DESCON JV
 Commencement Date  March, 2019
 Completion Date  July, 2024
 Financial Status Local (Rs. Million) FEC (Rs. Million) Total (Rs. Million)
 PC-I Cost (26-4-2018)  309,558.00 - 309,558.000
 PSDP Allocation Fy 2018-19 17,000.00 - 17000.000


  • Detailed Engineering Design completed in April 2017.
  • 818.27 acres of priority land has been transferred to WAPDA on February 25, 2019.
  • The contract for construction of the project signed between WAPDA and CGGC-DESCON JV on March 26, 2019. The contractor has mobilized its manpower and machinery at site w.e.f. April 04, 2019.
  • Ground Breaking Ceremony performed by the honorable 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.
  • Construction activities on the left bank and right bank access roads have been started.
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.