Taunsa Barrage is located in Taunsa District, Punjab, Pakistan. It is situated on the Indus River. It was completed in 1958 and is one of the largest irrigation projects in the country. The barrage helps regulate the flow of the Indus River and provides water for irrigation to the surrounding areas, allowing for increased agricultural productivity.
It also serves as a popular tourist destination, attracting visitors who come to enjoy the scenic views and engage in activities such as fishing and boating. Additionally, the barrage plays an important role in flood control, helping to prevent damage to the surrounding communities during times of heavy rainfall and flooding.