4 power projects operational on river Chenab, 7 in pipeline: Asiea Naqash

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Jammu: Minister of State for Power Asiea Naqash said that four power projects with 1680 MW cumulative capacity are operational on river Chenab, while as 7 more projects of 5388 MW have been proposed to be constructed on the river.
She was replying to a question of Sajjad Ahmad Kichloo.
Asiea Naqash further informed that J&K State Power Development Corporation is executing 48 MW Hydro Power Project at Lower Kalnai in Kishtwar district, adding that so far an amount of Rs 108.10 crore stands expended against total cost of Rs 576.87 crore.
She also said that 800 MW capacity HEP has been proposed over river Marusudar near Pakal village of Kishtwar district.