0000041595 00000 n /Name /F2 It irrigates an area of 2.7 million acres. 275 0 obj There are two wet seasons: the first with low rainfall in February and March and second with higher rainfall in the monsoon period of July, August, and September. 271 0 obj Since the rate of corrosion cannot be slowed it is considered likely that the gates will fail during normal operation within 5 years. >> SUKKUR, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 10th Sep, 2020 ) :The high floods at Guddu and Sukkur barrages are likely to drop to low level flood by next midweek, meteorologists at the Flood Forecasting Division told here on Thursday.. /Length1 103408 Pakistan is already one of the most climate-vulnerable countries in the world due to its complex geography (e.g. 272 0 obj GUDDU BARRAGE. /Tabs /S 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 400 0 0 0 0 Matric 9th Calss Karachi board, Sukkur board, Hyderabad board, Larkana board, Mirpur Khas board English The Guddu Barrage Multiple Choice Questions Answers, MCQs. endobj /Info 268 0 R >> /FontWeight 700 /Pages 255 0 R A barrage is a kind of wall constructed across the river which has gates. /FontDescriptor 276 0 R Ans. 1. Guddu Barrage. It has gates through which the water passes in a limited quantity. endobj Implicit in the Water Accord is a set of water entitlements at the canal command level. /BaseFont /Arial,Bold However, the Sukkur Barrage is likely to take another week to stabilize towards low flood. 0000003160 00000 n Barrages are also used for river control and flood management, act as a source of water supply for all sectors of the economy, function as bridges over rivers, and are often used for utility crossings such as gas pipelines. The World Bank mission was briefed about the rehabilitation project of Guddu Barrage, adding there was a plan to replace 65 gates of the main barrage and 25 gates of the canals including Ghotki Feeder, Begari Sindh Feeder, and Pat Desert Feeder. /FontBBox [ -628 -210 2000 728 ] /BaseFont /Arial,Bold 0000004414 00000 n 611 833 722 778 667 0 722 667 611 722 667 944 667 667 611 0 0 0 0 0 0 556 In general the river training works of the barrage are lower than required to withstand super flood water levels. The barrage was commissioned in 1962 and has now seen over fifty years of active service. Q.2 What are the benefits of the Guddu barrage? 273 0 obj /Descent -210 /Supplement 0 closing. 87 Figure 7.6: Google Earth Images Guddu Barrage 88 Figure 7.7: Google Earth Images of Sukkur Barrage 88 Repairs on the Sukkur Barrage are being carried out regularly. It is very useful. Today Prayer Times in Guddu Barrage, Pakistan (general) Pakistan are Fajar Time 05:52 AM, Dhuhur Time 12:30 PM, Asr Time 04:09 PM, Maghrib Time 05:46 PM & Isha Prayer Time 07:08 PM. Guddu Barrage Guddu Barrage (گڈو بیراج)is on the Indus River near Kashmore in the Sindh province of Pakistan. 0000001800 00000 n Assignment-A, Progress Report of Conservation and Management Indus Dolphin Guddu to Sukkur Reach, G-2 & G-3 Pr-Qualification(Extended,4 Jan 2016), General Procurement Notice(12 April 2015), Contract G1 Volume 0 - Bidding Procedure (for other Volume Contact PMO office. 0000002417 00000 n Two major gas lines cross the barrage. About 80% of the mean annual rainfall occurs in the two wet seasons. at Guddu Barrage; Rehabilitation and replacement of the mechanical and electrical equipment for operating the barrage gates Provision of equipment and workshop for the future operation and maintenance of the barrage; Minor repairs to the barrage and head work structures President Sikander Mirza set foundation-stone of the Guddu Barrage on February 2, 1957. /W 284 0 R All Rights Reserved. Kotri Barrage is also known as Ghulam Muhammad Barrage named after then Governor General. << /Resources << /Font << /F1 272 0 R /F2 275 0 R /F3 278 0 R /SH1 286 0 R >> /Group << /Type /Group /S /Transparency /CS /DeviceRGB >> The barrage was finished in 1962. << /T 1338317 14. Guddu Barrage is used to control water flow in the River Indus for irrigation and flood control purposes. /Length 34621 >> Three large barrages were built between 1932 and 1962 on the Indus River in Sindh province. << /DescendantFonts 279 0 R xref /FontDescriptor 282 0 R What are the benefits of Guddu Barrage? Guddu Barrage (Guddu Barrage) is a dam (class S - Spot Feature) in (Pakistan (general)), Pakistan (Asia) with the region font code of Asia/Pacific. Copyright © 2014 PMO-Sindh Barrages. /Registry (Adobe) /ItalicAngle 0 << The northern one, Guddu Barrage, has developed major safety issues. Another small population of at least seven animals live in India’s Beas River, an Indus tributary. /Ascent 905 /MaxWidth 2628 Therefore, the condition and the safe and reliable operation of a barrage have far-reaching implications for the livelihood and economic growth of all segments of society. /StemV 47 Photographs showing 1. a gate at Taunsa barrage which is virtually closed and 2. a gate at Guddu barrage which is fully open because it is canal closure and the barrage is not diverting water. /CapHeight 728 It control the flow of water in the flood season and in this way life and property can be protected from floods. endobj This includes replacing all 65 main barrage steel gates (the gates weigh 55 tons each), 25 main canal head regulator gates (the gates weigh 25 tons each), and hoist gears including all mechanical and electrical equipment. Q.2 What are the benefits of the Guddu barrage? << With the possibility of higher future flows due to climate change and increased retrogression, project interventions are even more vital to ensure the safety of the barrage. 611 556 778 556 556 500 ] The answer to them is a barrage. /ID [<70e41599624f41532e3d516c45a3438d><70e41599624f41532e3d516c45a3438d>] endobj The Guddu Barrage - Chapter Summary - English IX Chapter Summary from "The Guddu Barrage" for class 9th, D(, Ninth Class There are two main problems connected with the rivers. m 3 /s at Guddu barrage. >> << It has been suggested that dolphins sometimes move through barrage gates and between subpopulations ( Reeves et al., 1991 ). We get benefit from the Guddu Barrage in the following ways: 1. The project has greatly increased the cultivation of rice, but cotton also… high evaporation rate, monsoon influence, and glacier dynamics). �DL ׄC��|. 1 in 100 year events discharge rate 43,765 and 44,526 . stream /ItalicAngle 0 The project involves replacement of 65 gates of main barrage and 25 gates of off-taking canals, including those of Ghotki Feeder, Begari Sindh Feeder and Pat Desert Feeder. 0000001056 00000 n The expected changes in river discharge rate will alter the physical forces exerted on the barrage and pose risks to its operation, safety, and structural integrity. SUKKUR, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 10th Sep, 2020 ) :The high floods at Guddu and Sukkur barrages are likely to drop to low level flood by next midweek, meteorologists at the Flood Forecasting Division told here on Thursday.. Annual rainfall over much of the area is not more than 150 mm per annum with high evaporation rates, ranging from 1,250 mm to 2,800 mm per annum. Tweet Email. /Ordering (Identity) /MediaBox [ 0 0 612.12 792.12 ] Ans. Q.1 What is a barrage? trailer /Type /FontDescriptor The Bank’s Country Partnership Strategy (CPS) for 2010-14 emphasizes among other things the need for improving infrastructure to support growth (Pillar 3). 0000002228 00000 n /Flags 32 /CapHeight 728 The answer to them is a barrage. 27 and 61 of the barrag­e. 280 0 obj /Flags 32 Published: October 22, 2011. << The gates weighing 55 to 100 tons are “fixed wheel” type and operate without counterweights. It is 1355 m long. 611 556 611 556 333 611 611 278 278 556 278 889 611 611 611 611 389 556 333 Visit to Guddu Barrage Project Site . /Leading 33 endobj A recently completed feasibility study an international engineering consulting firm, which was commissioned by the Government of Sindh by, indicates that there are serious operational difficulties and safety issues, the most severe problems being: i) up to 60% of the steel of the 65 gates on the main barrage is badly corroded; ii) the lifting mechanisms are badly corroded, with a strong possibility of failure; iii) the switch panels and power distribution network are in extremely poor condition; and iv) there is no backup power supply system in case of power failures. Over the decades, it has also developed safety issues. It is very useful. Guddu Barrage is located in Kashmore with a length of 4445 feet and 64 gates. A barrage is a kind of wall constructed across the river which has gates. %PDF-1.4 270 0 obj /CapHeight 728 • Mechanical & Electrical Works involving Gate replacement of Main Barrage & 3 Canals. /Parent 257 0 R /FontBBox [ -628 -210 2000 728 ] endobj It control the flow of water in the flood season and in this way life and property can be protected from floods. it is 2984 Feet Long and started in 1955 13th March. /Type /Page Figure 7.3: Right side fish ladder at Guddu Barrage (Gate 7) 85 Figure 7.4: Left side fish ladder at Guddu Barrage (gate 61) 86 Figure 7.5: Monthly discharge at downstream Kotri and hilsa migration. The Guddu Barrage is just inside the Sindh border and is some 4,450 feet (1,356 metres) long; it irrigates cultivated land in the region of Sukkur, Jacobabad, and parts of Larkana and Kalat districts. Spokesperson of Sindh Irrigation Development Authority (SIDA) informed APP on Saturday tha .. /Prev 1338305 /Root 270 0 R The project involves replacement of 65 gates of main barrage and 25 gates of off-taking canals, including those of Ghotki Feeder, Begari Sindh Feeder and Pat Desert Feeder. Project Management office, Sindh Barrages Improvement Project, Irrigation Department, Govt of Sindh, RFQ of Heavy Vehicles for BMU (21-6-2019), Work Shop on Integrated Riverine Habitat Management, Feasibility Study for Rehabilitation Ans. 0000004331 00000 n 0000039810 00000 n /ToUnicode 285 0 R /Linearized 1 0000004698 00000 n /Type /Font /Ascent 905 A barrage stores water and controls floods. /FontName /Arial,Bold 0000039421 00000 n This is a gate controlled barrier kind barrage using a navigation lock. /StructParents 0 /FontName /Arial Barrages are used to raise the water level in the river so that irrigation water can be diverted to the main and link canals by gravity for various uses. The Guddu Barrage is built on the river Indus. m 3 /s at Guddu barrage. A project of Sindh Irrigation Department and sponsored by the World Bank, Descon was awarded the contract of replacing 65 Barrage Gates over a length of about 4500 feet and 25 Canal Gates at 03 Canal Head Regulators. 0 endobj /Filter /FlateDecode Q.1 What is a barrage? The primary function of the gated Guddu barrage is to provide irrigation water to over one million hectares of agricultural lands in the Jacobabad, Larkana and Sukkur districts of Sindh and the Naseerabad district of Balochistan, by feeding the Ghotki Feeder and Rainee canals on the left (east) side and the Begari Sindh (BS) Feeder and Desert Pat Feeder canals on the right (west) side. /XObject << /Image7 288 0 R /Image16 290 0 R >> /ProcSet [ /PDF /Text 556 556 556 556 556 278 278 0 0 0 0 0 667 667 722 722 667 611 778 722 278 269 24 The Guddu Barrage is one of the biggest of barrages of Pakistan . The Guddu barrage irrigates an area 2.7 million acres and reduced the distance between Rahim yar khan and Kashmir. << /Type /Font The SBIP will support the gate replacement works to improve the regulation and the flow of the barrage, the replacement of all 65 main barrage steel gates, 25 main canal head regulator gates, and hoist gears including all mechanical and electrical equipment.