40 % complete in Rasuwagadhi hydropower project

Rasuwagadhi hydropower project

RASUWA, July 15: At least 40 % of the construction of Rasuwagadhi Hydropower Project in northern Rasuwa has completed as of now.

According to project engineer Nagendra Gywali, the 111 Megawatt project has seen the construction of water dam, sand filter pond and tunnel and powerhouse side by side.

The project hd resumed its works since November 2016 following the earthquake. The project to be completed within two years is expected to annually generate 644 million units of electricity.

Technicians involved in the project said that the project would generate annual income of Rs 3.5 billion. RSS