Dargai Pal Dam

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Dargai Pal Dam
Dargai Pal Dam is located in Pakistan
Dargai Pal Dam
Location of Dargai Pal Dam
Country Pakistan
Location South Waziristan Agency, FATA
Coordinates 32°10′24.37″N 69°42′53.18″E / 32.1734361°N 69.7147722°E / 32.1734361; 69.7147722Coordinates: 32°10′24.37″N 69°42′53.18″E / 32.1734361°N 69.7147722°E / 32.1734361; 69.7147722
Status Operational
Construction began 2008
Opening date 2010
Construction cost PKR 204 million
Owner(s) Government of Pakistan
Dam and spillways
Type of dam Earth Filled
Height 84 feet
Length 764 feet
Total capacity 2178 acre feet

Dargai Pal Dam is an earth filled dam in South Waziristan Agency of FATA, Pakistan.

The construction of dam was started in 2008 and completed in 2010 at a cost of PKR 204 million.[1] The dam has a height of 84 feet, covered a length of around 764 feet, with actual storage capacity of water 2178 acre feet.[2]

The dam was constructed under supervision of FATA Development Authority. For construction supervision the services of NESPAK were hired.[3]

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