IRSA releases 60,500 cusecs water


ISLAMABAD, Dec 17 (APP):Indus River System Authority (IRSA) Monday released 60,500 cusecs water from various rim stations with inflow of 40,700 cusecs.

According to the data released by IRSA, water level in the Indus River at Tarbela Dam was 1,417.92 feet, which was 31.19 feet higher than its dead level of 1,386 feet. Water inflow in the dam was recorded as 19,600 cusecs and outflow as 28,000 cusecs.
The water level in the Jhelum River at Mangla Dam was 1,117.00 feet, which was 77.00 feet higher than its dead level of 1,040 feet whereas the inflow and outflow of water was recorded as 9,600 cusecs and 21,000 cusecs respectively.
The release of water at Kalabagh, Taunsa and Sukkur was recorded as 44,200 cusecs, 28,300 cusecs and 1,200 cusecs respectively.
Similarly from the Kabul River, 4,400 cusecs of water was released at Nowshera and 3,000 cusecs from the Chenab River at Marala.