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GROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY OF 102MW GULPUR HYDROPOWER PROJECT

15-October-2015

Kotli, 15th October 2015,

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif today performed groundbreaking of 102 MW Gulpur Hydropower project near Kotli, Azad Jammu and Kashmir.

 

Gulpur is a run of the river hydro power project being built on the river Poonch, a major tributary of river Jhelum, some 10 kilometers on the out skirts of Kotli city in Azad Jammu and Kashmir. This is the third hydel IPP   being developed through Private Power and Infrastructure Board. The project will be completed in four years at a cost of 317 million US dollars.  

 

The groundbreaking ceremony was attended by AJ&K Prime Minister, Chaudhary Abdul Majeed, Federal Minister for Water and Power, Khawaja  Muhammad Asif, Federal Minister KA & GB Chaudhry Muhammad Barjees Tahir, State Minister for Water & POwer Abid Sher Ali, Secretary Water and Power Muhammad Yunus Dhaga, MD PPIB Shah Jahan Mirza senior officials of the Ministry water and Power, PPIB, AJK government and Mira Power Company Limited.

 
 

 

 
 
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