ISLAMABAD: Central Development Working Party (CDWP) has granted approval for construction of Munda Dam on River Swat. According to a official sources, France has agreed to provide financial assistance for the project.
The federal government is in touch with France in this regard. Munda Dam will have the capacity to generate 740 megawatts of electricity, besides irrigating over 15,000 acres of land in Mohmand Agency and Charsadda district. The dam will also help control floods.