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After Chamoli deluge, NTPC to install early warning system in projects in hill states


NTPC will install early warning methods in its projects situated in hill states liable to pure disasters, Union Energy Minister RK Singh mentioned on his return from an on the situation evaluate of the affirm-trail energy producer’s damaged hydel mission at Tapovan on Monday.

He also announced a compensation of Rs 20 lakh every to the households of deceased NTPC crew in the avalanche.

Singh who modified into as soon as talking to reporters on the Jollygrant airport in Dehradun on his manner again to Delhi mentioned the snow scamper which brought a deluge in the Rishi Ganga river on Sunday modified into as soon as first-rate but the barrage constructed on the NTPC mission bore the brunt of it and helped set up villages downstream from huge devastation.

“The non-public hydel mission in Rishi Ganga modified into as soon as entirely washed away while the NTPC’s Tapovan-Vishnugadhydel mission also suffered main hurt but owing to the right kind constructing of its barrage, the torrents of muddy water and silt might maybe well no longer motive noteworthy hurt to villages situated downstream,” Singh mentioned.

Alternatively, drawing lessons from the calamity it has been determined to install early warning methods in NTPC projects in all hill states which can be liable to pure disasters love avalanches, he mentioned.

A crew of NTPC, THDC and SJVNL officials will consult with the mission situation to set up the causes in the again of the hurt carried out on the premise of ISRO photography.

He also mentioned of us of the flood-hit villages can be given a possibility to work in NTPC projects in the occasion that they want. Earlier, after inspecting the mission situation in Tapovan, Singh mentioned an estimated loss of Rs 1500 crore has been carried out to the mission.

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