NHPC signs MoU with CCI for Dibang Multipurpose Project

JAMMU, MAR 12: NHPC Limited has signed a Memorandum of Understa-nding (MOU) with Cement Corporation of India Limited (CCI) for exploring possibilities of cement requirement for 2880 MW Dibang Multipurpose Project . The MOU was signed here today by A.K. Singh, Chairman and Managing Director, NHPC and B.V.N. Prasad, Chairman and Managing Director, CCI at NHPC Corporate Office, Faridabad. S. Sakthimani, Director (Finance), CCI, V.K. Maini, Executive Director (SBD&C), NHPC and other senior officers of both the organizations were also present on the occasion. The MOU will pave the way for addressing the cement requirement for Dibang Multipurpose Project. Consequent upon confirmation of studies, CCI has proposed to install a clinker grinding unit near the project area, which besides fulfilling the cement requirement of Dibang Multipurpose Project, will also generate employment opportunities in the area subject to finalization of modalities subsequently.