Welcome to Bheri Babai Diversion Multipurpose Project
Bheri Babai Diversion Multipurpose Project BBDMP is the first of its kind of inter-basin water transfer project conceptualized to provide round the year irrigation facility to 51,000 A of land of Banke and Bardiya district. Therefore, it has two components i.e. Hydropower and Irrigation. It involves construction of intake at Chiple of Ramghat VDC in Surkhet, 12 km long tunnel across the youngest mountain chain, i.e. Siwaliks, surge shaft and powerhouse at Hattikhal, Bardiya. For the first time in Nepal, Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) is used to excavate the tunnel through fragile rocks of Siwaliks. Seeing its importance for the overall development of Nepal, Government of Nepal has nominated it for Project of National Pride.
Project Progress Report
National pride project Bheri Babai Diversion Multipurpose Project in Bheriganga Municipality in Surkhet .The project was initiated with the aim of channelling water from Bheri River into the Babai River and using it for irrigation and power generation at Chiple of Bheriganga Municipality in Surkhet.
Start Date: 10th February, 2015
Location: BHERI , NEPAL