HEPs to be inaugurated in Himachal Pradesh

The prime minister of India will inaugurate hydroelectricprojects (HEP) worth Rs 110 billion in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh on December 27, 2021.

Foundation stone will be laid for the Renukaji dam project. It is a 40 MW project entailing an investment ofRs 70 billion which will be able to supply about500 million cubic metre water supply per year to Delhi. Foundation stone will also be laid for the Rs 18 billion 210 MW Luhri Stage 1 HEP and the Rs 6.8 billion 66 MW Dhaulasidh HEP. Further, the 111 MW Sawra-Kuddu HEP built at a cost of around Rs 20.8 billion will be inaugurated.