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Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) has accelerated work on Tarbela 4th Extension hydropower project to complete in accordance with timelines.

Chairman WAPDA Lt General Muzammil Hussain (Retd) visited the under-construction 1,410 MW Tarbela 4th Extension hydropower project and reviewed progress on the project.

During the visit, the Chairman witnessed in detail the construction works on various sites of the project.

The project will increase generation capacity of Tarbela Hydel Power Station from 3,478 MW to 4,888 MW, after installation of three units with the installed capacity of 470 MW each.

The World Bank is providing over eight hundred million dollars for the construction of the project.

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