NHPC strike till inspection

The Telegraph Darjeeling, Aug. 19: The forest department has agreed to conduct a field inspection next week for the transfer of land to the NHPC for the construction of an alternative route along the Teesta- Takdha road. The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha, which has stopped work at the sites of the two hydel projects for the …

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Joint survey for alternative road

Statesman News Service SILIGURI, Aug. 19: A joint team of the state forest department and the National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) will make a survey of the Riang forests near Rambhi in Kalimpong subdivision on 25 August to identify the land for an alternative road to Takdah in Darjeeling subdivision. The agitating Gorkha Jana Mukti …

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Morcha strikes at low dam sites for road

The Telegraph Darjeeling, Aug. 17: The Rs 2,000 crore Teesta low dam scheme of the NHPC has once again run into rough weather with the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha calling an indefinite strike at the project sites from tomorrow. The Morcha is demanding the immediate construction of an alternative route along a stretch of the Takdha-Teesta …

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