Quantcast
Saturday , November 18 2017
Breaking News
Home / Business / IRSA releases 285,000 cusecs water
IRSA releases 285,000 cusecs water

IRSA releases 285,000 cusecs water

ISLAMABAD: The Indus River System Authority (IRSA) Friday released 285,000 cusecs water from various rim stations with inflow of 280,400 cusecs. According to the data released by IRSA, water level in the Indus River at Tarbela Dam was 1543.73 feet, which was 163.73 feet higher than its dead level 1380 feet.

Water inflow in the dam was recorded as 168,200 cusecs while outflow 165,000 cusecs. The water level in the Jhelum River at Mangla Dam was 1233.10 feet, which was 183.10 feet higher than its dead level of 1040 feet whereas the inflow and outflow of water was recorded as 22,200 cusecs and 30,000 cusecs respectively.

The release of water at Kalabagh, Taunsa and Sukkur was recorded as 208,000, 168,300 and 84,000 cusecs respectively.

Similarly, from the Kabul River, a total of 26,700 cusecs of water was released at Nowshera and 30,700 cusecs released from the Chenab River at Marala.