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Thursday, June 24, 2021

Satluj River


Army jawan slips into Satluj on LAC in Kinnaur

April 17, 2020 7:43 pm

The jawan slipped into the river while negotiating a crossing on the river near the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Kinnaur district.

BBMB holds meet with principal secys to discuss ‘critical position’ of Bhakra, Pong reservoirs

August 05, 2018 4:39 am

It said that BBMB has asked partner states to conserve and utilise monsoon water to the maximum possible extent so that water releases from the Bhakra and Pong reservoirs are minimised so as to store water for utilisation during the coming depletion period starting September 21.

Record power demand at 5,528 MW

June 19, 2014 3:13 am

Meanwhile, light showers in various parts of the city on Wednesday evening pushed up the humidity levels.

Bhakra dam-effect: Punjab increases vigil in light of 'flood' warning

July 10, 2013 8:22 pm

Warning from Bhakra authorities today about release of excess water from the dam has prompted the Punjab government to increase vigil along the river and canal embankments in view of the monsoon.

Bhakra dam water level reaches 50-year high,set to open floodgates,alert sounded

July 10, 2013 7:59 pm

BBMB chief hints at Uttarakhand-type situation,but seeks to re-assure country.

Buddha Nallah cleaning in 3-km stretch to cost Rs 22 crore

October 26, 2012 2:22 am

Finally,work has started on the bio-remediation project to clean the Buddha Nallah of the toxic matter so that uncontaminated water flows into Satluj river.

UN team to visit Fazilka villages to look for tourism prospects

February 26, 2012 3:47 am

Mohar Jamsher,a village surrounded by Pakistan from three sides and by the Satluj river from the other,may soon have a reason to cheer.

Nathpa Jhakri project creates new power generation record

April 12, 2011 4:43 am

Surpassing all previous records,the 1500-MW Nathpa Jhakri hydro power project,the country’s largest hydro-power project,has created a new record of generating 7,140 million units of power during the financial year 2010-11.