Kishanganga hydropower project will provide 13% free power to Jammu and Kashmir including 1% for local area development fund amounting. Kishanganga Power station (3xMW) is located on Kishanganga River, a tributary of river Jhelum in Bandipora District of Jammu & Kashmir. It comprises. The first MW turbine-generator unit at the MW Kishanganga hydro project in India has been commissioned, according to a press.

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After India announced last month that it was commissioning all three units at Kishanganga, Pakistan wrote to the World Bank demanding that it ensured India abided by the treaty. It is about as ikshanganga from his Jharkhand home as Sanjay Kumar, 42, could have imagined.

NASH “India has the right to look after its interests. During the meeting, the international mishanganga failed to reach an agreement with Pakistan to address the latter’s concerns regarding the Indus Waters Treaty with India.

Expedite work on Kishanganga Project: The delayed Kishangahga project involved the diversion of the Kishanganga river, into an underground powerhouse near Bandipur and the discharge of the water into the Wular lake. This treaty is time bound. It would also mean that Pakistan has “surrendered” its right to raise disputes before international courts, the report added.

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Empty chest thumping will not work. The dam is built in an area that falls in seismic zone 4. If China could divert all the water of Brahmaputra to China, they would do it in a blink without consulting anyone. Frustrated indian, Modi will soon go backward steps.

Narendra Modi inaugurates Kishanganga hydropower project in Kashmir

It’s allowing too much to run off its hands. The dam will give India control over a river that flows from Pakistan into India-held Kashmir and then re-enters Pakistan. The augmented water in to the Kishanganga dam reservoir kkishanganga also diverted to the Jhelum river to generate additional power by the MW prkject plant.


In Februarythe CoA ruled that India could divert all the water leaving a minimum amount of water to the downstream of the dam ,ishanganga Kishanganga River for the purpose of environmental flows. Trio accused in JIT report reject findings, claim innocence. There is no dispute and Pakistan is trying to create one But the power generation has been stopped for now as workers race to give the finishing touches, which includes plugging leaks in the tunnel detected during the commissioning, in time for a May inauguration by PM Narendra Modi.

Gurezis, on the other hand, complain that they received too little. Pakistan is projeect again at a critical juncture of political transition. Dec 31, So now you dont want best pproject them?? Pakistan has either no legal backing to their stance or it’s merely a matter of nerves. Bangladesh’s Sheikh Hasina set for landslide win as opposition demands new vote. The inauguration of the project was held amid protests from Pakistan which claims that the dam on a river flowing into Pakistan will disrupt water supplies.

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Let’s work together to keep the conversation civil. Every country has a right to defend itself but at the same time take mature decisions which does not impact the masses. It’s going to benefit Kashmiris. Narendra Modi says Kishanganga hydropower project is ready to add a new dimension in the growth journey of Jammu and Kashmir. Following sustained protests by villagers in andthe hydrology department of NIT conducted tests in the area and stated pollution had caused chemical disturbance in the kjshanganga around the project site.


ONE has to look harder and harder to discern the economic message and direction of the government. The Kishanganga project was started in but on May 17,Pakistan moved for international arbitration projject India under the provisions of the Indus Waters Treaty. Modi is two steps ahead of others when it comes to national security.

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From the Gurez end, the traditional drill blast method was used to bore 9 km of the tunnel. Read Post a comment.

Comments 55 Closed Popular Newest Oldest. Report Pakistan has approached the World Bank, the mediator between the two countrie Omar Abdullah inspects progress of Kishanganga power project 3 Dec, Pakistan is apprehensive that acceding to India’s demand will “close the doors” of arbitration for Islamabad.

Narendra Modi inaugurates Kishanganga hydropower project in Kashmir – Livemint

Treaties give benefit to both parties. The National Democratic Alliance NDA government has stepped up efforts to develop the infrastructure architecture for the state which has witnessed an unprecedented cycle of violence in recent years. Anyway Pakistan is blaming us, even after India is abiding by it’s commitment. Seriously, this enmity is not leading us anywhere but could emanate catastrophic results for projecr public on both sides.