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Director General (Social Safeguard), Brig (R) Khalid Khan Jadoon along with Project Manager IKAN Engineering (pvt) Ltd, Mr.Faheem Rasool singed the contract documents in presence of other senior officers from WAPDA & Contractor.


Commencement of construction work on KKH-02

The commencement for construction of 2nd phase of relocated Karakoram Highway (KKH-02) held today. General Manager/PD Dasu HPP Mr.Anwar-ul-Haque has commenced the activity along with Deputy Commissioner Kohistan (Upper).


Chairman WAPDA, Lt.Gen Muzammil Hussain (Retd) and Member Finance WAPDA,Mr.Naveed Asghar visit to Dasu HPP

Chairman WAPDA, Lt.Gen Muzammil Hussain (Retd) and Member Finance WAPDA, Mr.Naveed Asghar visited Dasu HPP.During the visit the Honorable Guests were briefed by the Project Authorities about the current Progress. Also Chairman WAPDA addressed the gathering and appreciat the efforts made by all the stakeholders for making this complex Project a success story.


Chairman WAPDA visit to Dasu HPP

Gen. Muzammil Hussain visited Dasu Hydropower Project to review the progress . He was briefed by the General Manager/PD Dasu HPP, Mr.Anwar ul Haque on the activities going on in the Project and progress achieved till date


Member (I&M) Planning Commission of Pakistan visit to Dasu Hydropower Project

Member (I &M) Planning Commission of Pakistan Maj.Gen Zahir Shah (Retd) visited Dasu Hydropower Project site to review the progress


World Bank Mission visit to Dasu Hydropower Project

World Bank mission comprised of Social & Environmental experts visited Dasu Hydropower Project Site to review the progress.During their visit to site they were briefed by the concerned section on the progress achieved till date.


Prime Minister of The Islamic Republic of Pakistan visited Dasu Hydropower Project

PM Imran Khan visits Dasu Dam project site. Chairman WAPDA, Gen (retired) Muzammal Hussain briefed the Prime Minister about different components of Dasu Hydropower Project.

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Dasu Hydropower Project

Dasu Hydropower Project is a run of river project on the Indus River located 7km upstream of Dasu Town, District Kohistan (Upper), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The site is 74km downstream of proposed Diamer Basha Dam site and 345km from Islamabad. Project will generate 4320MW (12 Units @ 360 MW each) hydroelectric power with annual energy of 21445GWh and will be developed in two (02) Stages (Stage-I&II). Stage-I will generate 2160MW (06 Units @ 360MW each) with annual energy of 12,222GWh. Stage-I will be completed in five (05) years. The project is being financed by the World Bank.

Dasu Hydropower Project is one of the priority projects under the Power Policy 2013 and the Vision 2025 of Government of Pakistan.

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Payment Summary
(Rupees in Million)

Land Acquisition 17,631.255
Self Managed Resettlement 909.85
Temporary Relocation Payments 62.435
Project Allowances 6.747