This exception is the Chashma Barrage Project located on river Indus in district Mianwali. Built between to , it is one of the many. Chashma Barrage. Location: 32º 25′ N, 71º 22′ E; 25 km southwest of Mianwali, off the Mianwali – Dera Ismail Khan road, Punjab Province. Also includes areas. Chashma Barrage (Chashmabarrage) (Pakistan) Map, Weather and Photos. Chashma Barrage (Chashmabarrage) is a dam (a barrier constructed across a.

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Chashma Barrage

The vast wasteland difficult to normal access, provide sanctuary to outlaws and bandits. According to ministry officials, a technical fault was developed in discharge measurement system through the power house at Chashma Barrage on Wednesday.

There were other damages that unfolded after the commissioning of the barrage.

Struggle for survival of these families continues after 35 years. The coordination has been further strengthened to respond to such technical faults in future on fast tract basis. Built between toit is one of the many major engineering works that form part of Indus basin Treaty of between Chashmx and Pakistan.

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It was learnt that this fault was causing less discharge of water down-stream Chashma Barrage. Many of the displaced persons are facing long drawn litigations, reportedly several hundreds in number, till now, after this displacement and supposed resettlement. National and international environmental standards must be met not only in theory and as a lip service but in practice. Exceptions, however, prove the rule. It is literally impossible for the people to sleep in the open in sweltering chaehma months.


Chashma Barrage discharge measurement fault ractified

December 31, Economic direction? The downstream of the barrage suffered even bigger disaster. It continues to divert Indus waters to Jhelum.

From Wikipedia, barraye free encyclopedia. It was decided to immediately send a team of technical experts who could fix the issue.

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After the formation of the lake, trees disappeared. Dams on the Indus River. Another serious issue that has cropped up after the construction of the barrage is the disposal of sewerage into the lake.

Barrages and Headworks in Pakistan. The ever-changing lake level provided an ideal location for the mosquitoes to breed.

Ramsar Sites Information Service. The most important aspect of any development of the like nature where large-sale displacement is involved is that the resettlement gets the top priority. Impact of this might have perhaps been somewhat less if it was still running river rather than an oft fluctuating lake.


It is only chxshma be hoped that further works are properly planned, designed and robustly constructed to perform the required function. This resulted in making bbarrage life miserable for the population dwelling along the lake.

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Sixteen km of railway track that was washed away, had to be relocated. The installed capacity of chaahma Station is MW, from eight Kaplan-type bulb turbine units, each with a 23 MW capacity.

ChashmaMianwali District. Nobody cared to construct guide works and spurs to prevent the onslaught of the river that later caused destruction.

Dear reader, please upgrade to the latest version of IE to have a better reading experience. Chashma project however, suffers from multifarious deficiencies on the environmental side. ONE has to look harder and harder to discern the economic message and direction of the government. Chshma review team should include environmental experts if not for a lead role, at least as important members of the group.

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