Pancheshwar Multipurporse Project in Nepal suffers setback.

Pancheshwar Multipurporse Project in Nepal suffers setback.

The Pancheshwar Multipurpose Project, a mega hydroelectric-cum-irrigation project prioritised by Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, is not likely to move ahead anytime soon as talks between Nepal and India to finalise a detailed project report (DPR) ended inconclusively on Wednesday. The setback coincided with the departure of Prime Minister Deuba to India on a five-day […]

Pancheshwar HPP project impact assessment guidelines cleared.

Pancheshwar HPP project impact assessment guidelines cleared.

Pancheshwar multi-purpose project is envisaged to be built on the river Mahakali, known as Sarada in India, which divides Nepal from Uttarakhand. To ensure that an environmental impact study for the 5,600-MW India-Nepal Pancheshwar multi-purpose project is not delayed, an expert panel of the environment ministry has cleared the terms of reference (ToR) for the […]