Pakal Dul Project Current Affairs, GK & News
Pakal Dul project is a hydroelectric power project being built on the Marusudar River which is a tributary of the Chenab River. This 1,000 MW project is located in Kishtwar district in Jammu and Kashmir. Pakistan had expressed objections to the project under the Indus Treaty during the meeting of the Indus Commissioners from both ....Read More
Union Minister of Power, New & Renewable Energy, R.K. Singh inaugurated the Diversion of Marusudar River of Pakal Dul Hydro Electric Project on November 1, 2021. Key Points This project is located in Kishtwar district of Jammu & Kashmir. Accelerated development of hydropower projects is significant for grid balancing and generating peak power. Pakal Dul ..
The annual Permanent Indus Commission meeting was recently held after a gap of over two years. Before the meeting, Pakistan had raised objections to the designs of Pakal Dul and Lower Kalnai hydropower plants which are under construction in Jammu and Kashmir. In response, India has justified its stand. Highlights Pakistan had also sought more ..