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India's biggest underground hydroelectric project suspended due to rise in silt levels in Sutlej

Till the time the silt content in the Sutlej river at Nathpa Jhakri dam doesn't go below 5000 ppm, electricity production will remain suspended, the authorities say.

Aug 18, 2019, 20:57 PM IST

3 injured as Jhelum Express derails in Punjab; 11 trains cancelled

At least three persons were injured when 10 coaches of the Jhelum Express passenger train derailed in Ludhiana district of Punjab, the state police said on Tuesday. Eleven trains were cancelled as the derailed coaches sprawled across both up and down tracks.

Oct 04, 2016, 12:51 PM IST

Water level in Himachal Pradesh dams rises

The water levels in Himachal Pradesh's major dams -- Bhakra and Pong -- have increased comfortably with the monsoon active in the region, an official said on Tuesday.

Jul 14, 2015, 12:09 PM IST

Himachal hydropower projects shut, north India hit

Hydropower plants in Himachal Pradesh remained shut Thursday due to high silt level in the Sutlej river, triggering a power crisis in northern states.

Aug 02, 2012, 20:40 PM IST

China to provide flood data of Sutlej river to India

China will provide India with real time flood data of Sutlej river during monsoon, according to an agreement signed between the two countries.

Dec 17, 2010, 13:02 PM IST