LAHORE  - The Tarbela and Mangla water reservoirs have touched dead level, affecting hydel power generation. According to sources, the lowest levels of water in Tarbela and Mangla Dam have reduced hydel power that will result in increasing loadshedding across the country.

The water level in Mangla Dam has reached 1,040-ft with the outflow of 31,182 cusecs against the inflow of 15,465 cusecs. Also, the water inflow in Tarbela Dam stands at 17,100 cusecs while the outflow is 16,400 cusecs.