teesta low dam hydro electric project stage IV - west bengal (india)

Construction of the Teesta Low Dam Hydro Electric Project Stage IV, in West Bengal (India)

This Hydro power project (4 X 40 MW) is developed by NHPC Limited.­ Construction is almost completed.­

construction dam hydro electric infrastructure NHPC teesta river tista valley water west bengal
National Highway 31A, Riayang Railway Station, West Bengal 734503, 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.­