NEW DELHI: The annual meeting of the
Permanent Indus Commission
comprising Indus commissioners of India and
was held on Wednesday with the two sides discussing designs of two Indian projects, Pakal Dul (1,000 mw) and Lower Kalnai (48 mw) in
The Indian side maintained that these projects were fully compliant with the provisions of the
Indus Waters Treaty
and provided technical data in support of its position.
Under the provisions of the Indus Waters Treaty, signed between India and Pakistan in 1960, the two commissioners are required to meet at least once every year. The meeting could not be held last year due to the Covid 19 pandemic situation.