Khanpur Dam is a dam situated on the Haro River close Potowar Plateau and the town of Khanpur, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, around 25 miles (40 km) from Islamabad, Pakistan.And 15 km from Haripur. It takes into account household water supplies in Rawalpindi and Islamabad, and water system water to huge numbers of the horticultural and modern zones encompassing the urban areas.
The dam was finished in 1983 following a 15-year development period accepted to have cost Rs. 1,352 million. It is 167 feet (51 m) high and stores 110,000 section of land feet (140,000,000 m3) of water.
The bordering Khanpur Lake is the setting for Sarhad Tourism Corporation’s yearly airborne and waterborne games celebration. The occasion, named as the ‘greatest’ in Pakistan was booked to happen somewhere in the range of 9 and 11 April 2010.