The 1 MW Chillung Mini Hydel Project at Panikhar Suru Valley, Jammu And Kashmir, was inaugurated by Advisor to Jammu & Kashmir Governor, K K Sharma along with Chairman and Chief Executive Councillor LAHDC, Kargil Feroz Ahmad Khan.
IMP Powers Limited and Magpie Enterprises executed the project under the project implementing agency Kargil Renewable Energy Development Agency (KREDA).
Completed at a cost of Rs 16.34 crore, the project will provide round the clock power facilities to around 3000 households of Tai Suru Block.
Speaking on the occasion, the Advisor congratulated KREDA and the other agencies involved in the execution of the project and expressed hope that it will go a long in meeting the power requirements of the people in Tai Suru block.
He added that with the objective to provide satisfactory power facilities to people of other rural areas in the district, the Government will encourage departments and agencies like the Department of Science and Technology, PDD and KREDA to come up with more such power projects.
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