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November 26, 2021

Mangla Dam Project, Pakistan

By Carmen

Mangla Dam Project is a 1,000MW hydro power project. It is located on Jhelum river/basin in Azad Kashmir, Pakistan. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1962 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1967.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 1,000 1,000 Active Azad Kashmir, Pakistan


The project is currently owned by Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 10,805.28 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 89.916m.

Development Status

The project construction commenced in 1962 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1967.

Contractors Involved

The turbines for the hydro power project have been supplied by CKD Blansko Holding, Escherwyse- ACEC and Mitsubishi.

The electric generators for the project were procured from Hitachi Construction Machinery and SKODA JS.


All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.

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