Silt flushing from the reservoir of Salal Power Station on Aug 30

Jammu and Kashmir News

JAMMU, AUGUST 28- According to General Manager Salal Power Station, the of Public of District Reasi in general and public of villages in Up stream like Dhran, Thanpal, Arnas, Sai, Lanjan, Narloo, Gari, Salmot, and villages in Down Stream like Gujjar Kothi, Saidh Baba, Bidda, Kachhi Khera, Talwara, Nambla, Vijaypur, Bara Bari, Patta, Kanasi Patta, Jedhi, Panasa, Bhabber, Chumdian, Dera Baba Banda Bhadur, Seri etc in particular that for statutory periodical silt flushing from the reservoir of Salal Power Station, the gates of the dam shall be opened from August 30, 2015 8 a.m. (Morning) to August 31, 2015  8 a.m. (Morning).

With the result, there will be increase in flow of water and level of river Chenab may increase. As such, movement of men, vehicles and pets along the river bank during this period is not advisable. Therefore, the general public of the area is informed that in order to avoid any mishap they should take proper care and movement near banks of river Chenab during this period.

Anybody violating this request shall be doing so at his own risk and responsibility and the management of Salal Power Station shall not be responsible for consequence thereof.

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