The Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, opposing the Centre’s nod to Kerala’s proposal to conduct an Environmental Impact Assessment Study for construction of a new dam in place of the existing Mullaperiyar reservoir.
The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi has approved the proposal for introduction of Dam Safety Bill, 2018 in the Parliament.
The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today approved a proposal for introduction of Dam Safety Bill, 2018 to ensure uniform dam safety procedures across the country.
As 2019 elections loom large, the government is trying to fast track the implementation of several important infrastructure development projects with India’s neighbours.
Energy-deficient Pakistan has awarded two contracts worth Rs 180 billion to a Chinese firm for the construction of a part of a hydropower project on the Indus river in the northwestern Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province.