dam construction on teesta river - lanco hydro power project - sikkim (india)


This is part of a semi-abandoned Hydro-Power Project on the Teesta river in Sikkim (India).­ The project is developed by Lanco Infratech Limited.­

bridge concrete construction crane dam hydro-electric industrial infrastructure sikkim teesta river tista valley
Singtam - Dikchu Road, Sikkim 737134, India

Photos taken in India in 2013

The highlight if this trip was the Maha Kumba Mela Hindu Festival, the largest human gathering on earth, which happens once every 12 years.­

Other regions visited include the springs of the Ganges river, Varanasi, the Konark sun temple.­

See also my photos of Nepal that I took the same year.­