Shatung Nullah Diversion Projet

Shatung Nullah Diversion Projet

The Project is located on Deosai Plain at an altitude 3,962 m.a.s.l (13,000 ft.) which is about 27 km (16.7 miles) from the Satpara Dam Project, and 6 km (3.7 miles) south of Skardu Town.
Salient Features
  • Weir Height
12m  shatung
  • Weir Length
  • Closure Height Length 
  • Tunnel Diameter Horse shoe 
  • Approach Channel Length
  • Discharge to be Diverted
3 cumecs  
  • Tunnel Length
6.5 km  
  • Alternate open Channel Length
17.5 km  
Scope of Work
  • Detailed in house study regarding Topographic Survey and mapping, Geological and Geotechnical investigations, Sedimentation Study
  • Installation of complete hydro metrological station (automatic) at Shatung Nullah
  • Hydrological studies and Seismic Studies through engaging Consultants to get a bankable Feasibility study and Feasibility Level Design  
  • availability of flows during crop sowing season;
  • additional energy generation;
  • increased water supply requirement of Skardu Town.
Consultants M/s PES- BARQAAB- MMP JV
Contractor -
Donor Agency Govt. of Pakistan
Commencement Date June 2022
Completion Date December 2023 (Expected)
Financial Status (Rs. Million) Local Foreign Total
Approved PC-II Cost (21.05.2021) 259.460 - 259.460
PSDP Allocation for 2022-2023 100.000 - 100.000


• PC-II for Feasibility Study amounting to Rs. 276.349 Million was submitted to MoWR on 26.04.2021 and was approved in DDWP meeting held on May 21,2021 with the following directions:
• Procurement of automatic stream gauging station is under Process.
• Site Investigations & Topographic Survey under process.
• The consultants have mobilized at site and commenced the work.

In charge of the Project
Engr. Abdul Razzaq
General Manager (Projects) Northern Areas
Contact No. 0092-57-2640628

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