Chitral starts getting power three times more than its need

The much-delayed 108MW Golen Gol Hydropower Project started power generation on Wednesday, enabling Chitral to receive electricity on a trial basis.

According to Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda), the project worth over Rs29 billion has started generation with first unit of 36MW that will provide electricity three times more than the need of Chitral city.

Published in Dawn, 25th January, 2018