Baglihar Stage-II Gets Environmental Clearance from Union Ministry

In a major development, the Expert Appraisal Committee (EAC) of the Union Environment and Forests Ministry for River Valley and Hydroelectric Projects has given environmental clearance to the construction of Baglihar Stage-II at Chanderkote in Ramban district by the Jammu and Kashmir State Power Development Corporation Ltd. The project, which will of immense importance for the State, will be ready to generate 450 Mega Watts (MWs) electricity by March 2015.