The Prime Minister will also lay the groundwork for a construction project worth Rs 11,281 crore in the state.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the groundwork for the Renukaji Dam project of Rs 6,700 crore today in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh.
After completing the Giri River project in the Sirmaur region, it is expected to generate 200 million units of electricity from the installed 40 MW national electricity grid.
Himachal Pradesh has proposed that the dam be built at 498 million cubic meters, which would cover 40% of Delhi’s drinking water needs.
Construction of the dam has been in place for 30 years, he said in a central government statement. It is finally materialized by the active representatives of six states (Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand and Delhi).
On Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the groundwork for a construction project worth Rs 11,281 crore in the state. It will also host the second meeting of the World Economic Forum in Himachal Pradesh. “The conference is expected to boost regional investment with a project worth around Rs 280 billion,” the statement said.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will also speak at a public rally at Paddal Stadium in Mandi. The event commemorates the fourth year of the government led by Jai Ram Thakur and the completion of the Golden Jubilee upon the founding of Himachal Pradesh.