IRSA releases 125,900 cusecs water

ISLAMABAD:Indus River System Authority (IRSA) on Friday released 125,900 cusecs water from various rim stations with inflow of 120,200 cusecs.

According to the data released by IRSA, water level in the Indus River at Tarbela Dam was 1399.31 feet, which was 15.31 feet higher than its dead level 1386 feet. Water inflow and outflow in the dam was recorded as 30,500 and 30,000 cusecs respectively.

The water level in the Jhelum River at Mangla Dam was 1105.25 feet, which was 65.25 feet higher than its dead level of 1040 feet whereas the inflow and outflow of water was recorded as 48,800 and 55,000 cusecs respectively.

The release of water at Kalabagh, Taunsa and Sukkur was recorded as 46,100, 42,200 and 13,100 cusecs respectively. Similarly, from the Kabul River a total of 25,500 cusecs of water was released at Nowshera and 4,000 cusecs released from the Chenab River at Marala