J & K Power Development Corp is planning to set up Kirthai (Stage I) 390 MW hydro electric project across Chenab river in Gulabgarh villages in Kishtwar district of Jammu & Kashmir. The project involves setting up of 122 meter high concrete dam across Chenab river, an underground power house to house 4×60 MW with an investment of Rs. 23000 million. An auxiliary powerhouse of 10 MW is also proposed with a design discharge of 9.5 cumec on the right bank of the river. The company is also planning to set up stage II of the project with 930 MW capacity.
Company Profile : Jammu Kashmir State Power Development Corp Ltd