Bid & Tender
Govt Releases Funds for Pakal-Dul Hydro-Electric Power Project

Date : Aug 05, 2016

In the first major contribution from the Prime Minister’s Development Plan (PMDP) for Jammu and Kashmir, the state government has released Rs 360 crore as its equity towards the Pakal-Dul hydro-electric project over river Marusudar  a tributary of Chenab  at village Drangdhuram near Dul, about 45 km from Kishtwar district.

 

With the release of state equity, the stage is set for the formal start of work on the 1,000 MW power project, which will generate 3,330.18 MUs in 90 percent dependable year, and 49 percent of power generated from the project will go to Jammu and Kashmir.