SRINAGAR: Minister of State for Power, Mohammad Ashraf Mir said that 2 MW Karnah Hydroelectric Project is presently under operation.
This was stated by the Minister while replying to a question by Javaid Ahmad Michal in the Legislative Council today. The Minister said that J&K State Power Development Corporation Limited (JK SPDC) has prepared Pre-Feasibility Report (PFR) for upgradation of Karnah HEP from 2 MW to 12 MW.
The Minister said that a consultant has been engaged by JK State Power Development Corporation Limited for upgradation of Detailed Project Report of Karnah HEP. He said a draft DPR has been submitted by the consultant which is under appraisal. He said after preparation of final DPR further steps would be taken.
Zafar Iqbal Manhas raised supplementary to the main question.
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