IRSA releases 149,500 cusecs water


Observer Report


Indus River System Authority (IRSA) on Tuesday released 149,500 cusecs water from various rim stations with inflow of 85,400 cusecs.
According to the data released by IRSA, water level in the Indus River at Tarbela Dam was 1538.82 feet, which was 152.82 feet higher than its dead level 1386 feet. Water inflow in the dam was recorded as 47,600 cusecs and outflow as 82,000 cusecs. The water level in the Jhelum River at Mangla Dam was 1226.05 feet, which was 186.05 feet higher than its dead level of 1040 feet whereas the inflow and outflow of water was recorded as 10,300 cusecs and 40,000 cusecs respectively. The release of water at Kalabagh, Taunsa and Sukkur was recorded as 86,000, 84,800 and 15,000 cusecs respectively. Similarly, from the Kabul River a total of 9,800 cusecs of water was released at Nowshera.