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Kunhar River

Not to be confused with Kunar River.

The Kunhar River (Urdu:
, also known as

The view of River Kunhar owing from Tehsil Balakot, District

Mansehra during winters.

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Kunhar River in the Kaghan Valley, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.

Nain-Sukh "eyes repose") is 166 kilometres (103 mi)

long river, located primarily in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa The Kunhar river is considered to have good quality trout.
province, northern Pakistan. It is in the Indus River Trout is also produced in farms that have been developed
along the river. The farms take fresh water from Kunhar
watershed basin.
River and pass it back to the river in order to provide fresh
water for the trout.

Origin & Route

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The river originates from Lulusar Lake, nearly 48 kilo List of rivers of Pakistan
metres (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 5 External links
peaks in the valley. The Kunhar river ows through
the entire Kaghan valley, Jalkhad, the Naran valley,
Kaghan, Balakot, Garhi Habibullah and Dalola. The Picture
River joins with Jhelum River at conuence just outside Muzaarabad, in the Azad Jammu and Kashmir
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province, Pakistan.

Lulusar Lake - the source of River Kunhar

Hydropower Development

Peaceful Kunhar near Jalkhad KPK

Kunhar river has great hydropower generation potential
Kunhar near Paras
and currently SK Hydro project is under construction in
Kaghan Valley, Mansehra which has an installed capacity
Coordinates: 3417N 7329E / 34.283N 73.483E
of 840 MW.


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