After heavy rain, diversion tunnel of Subansiri hydel power project collapses

A diversion tunnel of the under-construction Subansiri Lower Hydroelectric Project on the Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border collapsed on Saturday after the accumulation of excess water in the dam because of heavy rain, breaching the tunnel’s water carrying capacity.

After heavy rain, diversion tunnel of Subansiri hydel power project collapses
A diversion tunnel of the under-construction Subansiri Lower Hydroelectric Project on the Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border collapsed on Saturday after the accumulation of excess water in the dam because of heavy rain, breaching the tunnel’s water carrying capacity.