Virtual Meeting with DGPC and Hydroelectric Project Authorities

Hon’ble Tengye Lyonpo held a meeting via video conference with Druk Green Power Corporation, Punatshangchhu Hydropower Project Authority I & II, Tangsibji Hydro Energy Limited and Department of Hydropower and Power Systems, MoEA on August 21, 2020 to discuss the possibilities of reopening project’s critical works in specialized self-contained mode. During the meeting, issues on manpower were discussed and various routes for transportation of construction materials to the project sites were explored. The overall contingency plans to take project implementation forward were also presented by the Projects. The Minister emphasized on COVID-19 safety protocols, possibility of random testing their workers from each cohort, and ensuring projects under construction are COVID-19 free zones.