The 720MW Karot Hydropower Project has been listed as one of the Prioritized Projects under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) along the Belt and Road Route. Chinese President Xi Jinping and Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif inaugurated the Groundbreaking Ceremony in April, 2015. The project is planned to be completed in 2021.
President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif inaugurated the Groundbreaking Ceremony through video link on April 20, 2015.
Layout of 720MW Karot Hydropower Project