Under construction dam of 48 MW Dunnadi HEP damaged

Flash flood has caused severe damage to under construction 48 Megawatt Dunadi power project being built here at Lower Kalanie, reports said on Friday.
Under construction dam  of 48 MW Dunnadi HEP damaged
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Flash flood has caused severe damage to under construction 48 Megawatt  Dunadi power project being built here at  Lower Kalanie, reports said on Friday.

Reports said that heavy rainfall being witnessed in the region for last two days triggered  flood in the Dunadi river and washed away approach roads and a portion  of the under construction  dam at the power project site .  The work on the project is being executed by the Coastal construction company.

Eyewitnesses  said that sudden rise in water level caused  widespread damage to the machines and infrastructure in the dam area .

Costly machinery and many structures deluged in the    water which entered the construction site following strong flash flood in the river, they informed.

Last reports informed that many roads including highway and link roads across the Chenab Valley were also affected by the flooding, with multiple providers reporting delays and blocked lines.

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