This is the High Court judgment of CWP No. 2748 of 2008 on Jangi Thopan and Thopan Powari (480 Mw each) hydroelectric power projects in Himachal Pradesh.

Hemavathy reservoir project created by constructing a dam across river Hemavathy in Hassan district of Karnataka to store 1050.60 Mcum of water and to irrigate 700751 acres during Kharif and Rabi seasons.