Daimer-Bhasha dam 'unsafe'

Now watching

Next video starts in : 7 Play

Daimer-Bhasha dam 'unsafe'

Daimer-Bhasha dam 'unsafe'
Replay video
Up next

Distracted Driver Jumps Truck Over Drawbridge

Unlock your personal NFL Now stream by signing in to NFL.com

Daimer-Bhasha dam 'unsafe'

by Ani 2:41 mins

Daimer-Bhasha dam 'unsafe'

by Ani 2:41 mins

The Diamer-Bhasha Dam in Gilgit Baltistan was inaugurated by Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani on 18 October 2011. Pakistan is hopeful of producing 4,500 megawatts of electricity from the dam. However, it is being built despite resistance by residents of the area and it is considered to be highly vulnerable to earthquakes. The Geological Survey of Pakistan Director General, Dr. Imran Ahmad Khan, has informed the Senate's Standing Committee on Petroleum and Natural Resources in Islamabad that Zone-4 where Diamer-Bhasha Dam is being constructed falls under a Seismic Zone.

Must Watch

Must Watch

  1. 1:55

    Distracted Driver Jumps Truck Over Drawbridge

  2. Strung Out - Strung Out Concert

  3. 0:30

    New Look Wireless - Festival Promo

  4. 1:09

    Lily Allen Upholds Kanye West's Honor

  5. 0:48

    'Shark Week': Eli Roth Kisses a Shark

  6. 41:25

    Stephen Colbert Interviews Eminem on Public Access Show


  1. 27:26

    Community Episode 1: Ladders

  2. 27:26

    Community Episode 2: Lawnmower Maintenance and Postnatal Care

  3. 24:40

    Community Episode 3: Basic Crisis Room Decorum

  4. 30:58

    Community Episode 4: Queer Studies and Advanced Waxing

  5. 28:45

    Community Episode 5: Laws of Robotics and Party Rights

  6. 28:13

    Community Episode 6: Basic Email Security

Other Space

  1. 27:05

    Other Space Episode 1: Into the Great Beyond...Beyond

  2. 25:20

    Other Space Episode 2: Getting to Know You

  3. 25:51

    Other Space Episode 3: The Death of A.R.T.

  4. 25:46

    Other Space Episode 4: Ted Talks

  5. 26:44

    Other Space Episode 5: Trouble's Brewing

  6. 27:02

    Other Space Episode 6: Powerless