Indian power minister arriving (Economy)

Published on Dec 03 2008 // Main News

Thimphu, December 04: India power minister Sushilkumar Shinde will arrive Thimphu today on a three-day visit to push ahead the projects on hydropower generation.

He will hold discussion with government officials and political leaders on opportunities in hydro power sector. The 15-member delegation will hold extensive debates on implementation of eight hydropower projects which will generate over 8,000 MW power, all to be consumed in India.

He will return Delhi upon completion of the tour on December 6. Bhutan News Service