• Electrical India
  • May 28, 2018

Satluj Aradhana at Nathpa Dam Site of 1500 MW NJHPS

Nathpa of 1500 MW Nathpa Jhakri Hydro Power Station, SJVN’s first Hydro Project on Satluj Basin.Satluj Aradhana, an idea conceived by the Chairman & Managing Director of SJVN Nand Lal Sharma aims to respect Satluj river which nourishes million of lives and is also a way to pay obedience to all water resources and preserve them.


 Every year SJVN Limited celebrates its Raising Day on May 24th. This year, on the occasion of 31stRaising Day, Satluj Aradhana was organized at Dam Site, Nathpa of 1500 MW Nathpa Jhakri Hydro Power Station, SJVN’s first Hydro Project on Satluj Basin.Satluj Aradhana, an idea conceived by the Chairman & Managing Director of SJVN Nand Lal Sharma aims to respect Satluj river which nourishes million of lives and is also a way to pay obedience to all water resources and preserve them.

  On this historic occasion, addressing the gathering Nand Lal Sharma said that the Satluj river nourishes lives and is the backbone of our Corporation. All the rivers nourish lives like mothers from birth till end, hence rivers are considered sacred by us. In India, the purpose of the festivals celebrating worshipping of the rivers is to offer respect to the rivers, reservoirs and water resources and preserve them. Respecting and following the age-old traditions, each employee participated in Deepdaan wherein diyas were floated in the Satluj river. The area under district Kinnaur, illuminated with the spirit of faith and reverence.