People have expressed grave concerns and strongly protested the forced collection of fee, saying that some 'politically influential' contractors have fenced the banks of River Chenab
at Head Marala in a bid to halt free entry of the people.
He said that upstream flow was recorded at 114,660 cusecs in River Chenab
at Head Marala.
In the present scenario, the FFD said, high to very high flood was expected in the Hasri, Bein, Basanter, Ujh, Jhajri, Kather and Deg nullahs of the River Ravi, and in Palku, Aik and Bhimber nullahs of the River Chenab
. 'All the authorities concerned have been asked to stay alert, and take precautionary measures accordingly,' the FFD said.
As per sources, river Chenab
is flooded after water released by India caused 55000 cusecs water to increase in five hours.
The discharge of flood water from India will result in rising water-level in River Chenab
and flooding in local nullahs including nullah Dek, Palkhu and other local drains.
Punjab Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) had already issued flood warning regarding flood in River Chenab
at Head Marala near Sialkot.
The local irrigation department officials said on Monday the water level was 37,344 cusecs in the River Chenab
, 3,407 cusecs in the River Tavi and 1,284 cusecs in the River Jammu at the Head Marala.
Due to our continued efforts there's a major breakthrough that India has finally agreed to our request for inspection of Indian projects in Chenab
According to police, on receiving information, the police conducted raid near Upper Chenab
to arrest Joora Gang which involved in manufacturing cocking oil through bones and cholesterol of dead animals.
High to very high flood situation is expected in River Chenab
along with associated nullahs of Rivers Chenab
Officials of the Indian Indus Water Commission insisted during the meetings that the engineering design of Pakal Dul Dam that is being built on the Chenab
river's tributary, has been prepared in line with the provisions of the Indus Water Treaty.