Himalayan Component

NWDA has completed the pre-feasibility studies of fourteen links in the Himalayan component.They are namely:

  • Manas-Sankosh-Tista - Ganga Link Project
  • Jogighopa-Tista-Farakka Link Project
  • Ganga-Damodar-Subernarekha Link Project
  • Subernarekha-Mahanadi Link Project
  • Farakka-Sunderbans Link Project
  • Gandak-Ganga Link Project
  • Ghaghara -Yamuna Link Project
  • Sarda-Yamuna Link Project
  • Yamuna-Rajasthan Link Project
  • Rajasthan-Sabarmati Link Project
  • Chunar- Sone Barrage Link Project
  • Sone dam-Southern tributaries of Ganga Link Project
  • Kosi- Ghaghara Link Project
  • Kosi-Mechi Link Project

Out of the above 14 links, Feasibility Studies of Ghaghara-Yamuna (Indian Portion)  and Sarda-Yamuna (Indian Portion)  link project have been completed respectively by March 2003 and March 2004.

Draft Feasibility Reports of the seven following links have been completed by March, 2009.

  • Yamuna-Rajasthan Link Project
  • Farakka-Sunderbans Link Project
  • Ganga(Farakka)-Damodar-Subernarekha Link Project
  • Subernarekha-Mahanadi Link Project
  • Chunar-Sone Barrage Link Project
  • Rajasthan-Sabarmati Link Project
  • Gandak-Ganga Link Project

Work of Survey and Investigations (S&I) of Kosi-Ghaghara link have been completed by March 2013.

The S&I works of the following two links remained under progress:

  • Manas – Sankosh – Tista - Ganga Link (M-S-T-G)
  • Sone dam –STG (Southern Tributaries of Ganga) Link Project.

Remaining two links presently not targeted are 1.  Kosi-Mechi and 2. Jogighopa-Teesta-Farrakka link project, as Kosi-Mechi link lies entirely in Nepal while Jogighopa-Teesta-Farrakka link is an alternate of M-S-T-G link project

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