The ECNEC approved water treatment project in May 2015. With an estimated cost of Rs. 11.39 billion,
the project aims to develop water transmission pipelines from Swad Dam and Shadi Kaur Dam to
Gwadar city to stimulate water supply and distribution in region. Pipelines from Swad Dam to Gwadar
have been laid while an additional pipeline from Shadi Khau Dam to Swad Dam is under construction.
The up-gradation of the water distribution system of Gwadar city is yet to be commenced. So far, total
1600 locals have been employed under this project.