The NPCIL was planning to set up six units of 1,100 MW each at Chhaya-Mithivirdi in technical collaboration with the US.
NPCIL has paid Rs 50 thousand each as relief to six workers, who suffered burn injuries due to the lack of safety measures.
Currently, nuclear power reactors are being funded by a mix of debt and equity and are executed by NPCIL.
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The reactor was stopped for mandatory tests prior to the start of commercial power generation.
The liability issue was flagged as a concern by a representative of even the state-owned equipment firm Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd.
The total estimated cost of the proposed project is around Rs 60,000 crore.
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Project has been facing protests from villagers of affected areas.
As and when the unit is re-synchronised,power generation will be gradually raised.
At every stage,various tests will be conducted and the technical parameters would be verified.
NPCIL claims shutdown mandatory; grid managers say it tripped.
The grid control room said the unit is not likely to come back on before Wednesday night.
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