Kajaki Dam is located on the Helmand River, in the northern Helmand province, approximately 90 KM northwest of Kandahar. It impounds a 27 KM long reservoir which provides irrigation water and hydroelectric power for the region. This project is divided into two Sub-phases, in Sub-Phase-I: the current installed capacity 51.5 MW is increased to 118.1 MW. In Sub-Phase-II: the capacity finally will enhance from 118.1 MW to 151.5 MW.
This will increase the power production of Kajaki which will result sustainable electricity to people of Helmand and Kundahar