Kurram Tangi Dam
 

Kurram Tangi Dam

Location
On Kurram river in District North Waziristan, KP (previously FATA) about 14 km upstream of Kurram Garhi Headworks and 32 km North of Bannu District.
Salient Features
  • Height of Dam
322 ft.  kurram tangi
  • Gross Storage
1.20 MAF
  • Live Storage  
0.90 MAF
  • Power Generation
83.4 MW
  • Annual Energy
350 GWh
  • New Command Area
84,380 Acres
  • Supple menting Existing System of Civil &Marwat Canal

107,500

170,500

 

} 278,000 Acres

Location of Stage-I
Kaitu Weir diversion works and its allied structures are to be constructed across Kaitu River, which is located near Spinwam at a distance of 28 km from Mirali Tehsil HQ of Tribal District North Waziristan.

Salient Features of Stage-I

  • Height of Kaitu Weir 
18 ft
  • Feeder Tunnel Discharge Capacity
633.4 cusecs
  • Spaira Ragha Canal (CCA)
4,080 acres
  • Sheratalla Canal (CCA) 
12,300 acres
  • Installed Capacity
18.9 MW
 
  • Annual Energy
79 GWh

Supervision Consultants

M/s MM Pakistan Joint Venture
Contractor M/s FWO-DESCON JV
Commencement Date (Stage-I) June 2016
Completion Date (Stage-I) June 2021
Financial Status (Rs. Million) Local Foreign Total
Approved PC-I Stage-I (06.03.2014) 2687.6 9975 12,662.000
Revised PC-I Stage-I (22.04.2016) 7,776.500 13,282.500 21,059.000
PSDP Allocation 2019-2020 (Stage-I) 100.000 500.000 600.000

Status:

Sr. # Component Description Upto date Progress
1. Kaitu Weir Construction work of Weir including Stilling Basin, Link Tunnel, Sediment Excluder, Under sluices. 75.82%
2. Feeder Tunnel Feeder Tunnel of 6400 ft. Length, Inlet, Outlet portal. 8.66%
3. Sheratalla Canal Construction work of Main Canal (16.43 miles) alongwith Distributaries & Minors (34 miles). 4.65%
4. Spaira Ragha Canal Construction work of Main Canal (8.1 miles) alongwith Distributaries & Minors. 54.32%
5. Power House-IV
  • Power House Building
  • Headrace Channel
  • Penstock
  • Tailrace Channel
  • Access road to PH-IV
23.64%
6. Power House-V
  • Power House Building
  • Headrace Channel
  • Penstock
  • Tailrace Channel
22.85%
7. Access Road from Kaitu bridge to Main Dam site Access Road from Kaitu bridge to Main Dam site Topographic Survey of access road completed
  • Physical Progress                  42.00%
  • 410 acres out of 700 acres of land has been acquired.
  • About 132 acres land is under process with APA Mirali. The remaining land of about 136 acres is under process with PD KTDP for survey, measurement & Demarcation of distributaries and access road.
  • PC-II Proforma for Kurram Tangi (Stage-II) amounting to Rs. 647.294 Million is under process in MoWR.
Incharge of the Project
Chief Engineer/PD
Kurram Tangi Dam Project
Contact No. 0092-928-622108
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