Groundbreaking Of Mohmand Dam Today

Prime Minister Imran Khan will perform groundbreaking ceremony of 800 megawatt Mohmand dam project today.

The incumbent government has accelerated the work on affordable power projects in view of growing energy needs in Pakistan.

Mohmand Dam is being constructed on Swat river and it will be completed at a cost of one hundred and over eighty-three billion rupees by 2024.

The dam has the capacity of storing one point two million acre feet water.

Mohmand Dam on completion will generate eight hundred megawatt electricity besides bringing about seventeen thousand acres barren land under cultivation.

It will also solve the problem of water scarcity in Mohmand besides saving Peshawar, Charsadda and Nowshera districts from floods.

The Prime Minister will also visit Tirah valley in Khyber district.