India-Bhutan hydropower project bags prestigious Brunel Medal
The 720 MW Mangdechhu hydroelectric project, an India-Bhutan venture, has been awarded the prestigious Brunel Medal for excellence in civil engineering by the UK-based Institute of Civil Engineers. This was jointly inaugurated by the PM of the two countries in August 2019. The GoI has constructed four hydropower projects in Bhutan and Three more are under construction.
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Kholongchhu is the first joint venture model project between the two sides