The Kunhar River (Urdu: دریائے کنہار, also known as Nain-Sukh "eye's repose") is 166 kilometres (103 mi) long river, located primarily in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, northern Pakistan. It is in the Indus River watershed basin.
Origin & Route
The river originates from Lulusar Lake, nearly 48 kilometres (30 mi) upstream from Naran Valley. Waters of Dudipat and Saiful Muluk Lakes feed the river besides glacial waters from Malka Parbat and other high peaks in the valley. The Kunhar river flows through the entire Kaghan valley, Jalkhad, the Naran valley, Kaghan, Balakot, Garhi Habibullah and Dalola. The River's merges with the Jhelum River at confluence just outside Muzaffarabad, in the Azad Jammu and Kashmir province, Pakistan.
Kunhar river has great hydropower genaration potential and currently SK Hydro project is under construction in Kaghan Valley, Mansehra which has an installed capacity of 840mw.
Coordinates: 34°17′N 73°29′E / 34.283°N 73.483°E