Technical, Engineering And Management Consultants

Istaru Booni Hydropower Project (340 MW)

Project Name:

Istaru Booni Hydropower Project (340 MW)

Location Country/ Province/ Division:

District Chitral, KPK


Sarhad Hydel Development Organization

Implementation Start / Expected Completion:

June, 2012 to December, 2013

The hydropower site was identified during the identification of hydel potential in Northern areas of KPK by SHYDO/GTZ.
Technical Details of the scheme are:
P = 340MW, Q = 410 m3/sec, H = 125m, Ea = 1553Wh
The scheme is located at Chitral River about 35 km downstream of Chitral Town. The project layout is proposed on the right bank of Chitral River with the powerhouse site about 8km downstream of Drosh town near Swir Lasht village.