After starting electricity supply to Bangladesh from the first unit of its plant in Godda in the eastern state of Jharkhand a few days ago, India's Adani Power Limited has said it is expected to commission its second 800 MW unit soon, according to the company statement
The Daily Star contacted Adani Group for clarifications on certain aspects of the PPA and we are publishing the emailed comment from the Adani Group headquarters in Ahmedabad in India ad verbatim.
"It is a punishable offence to sign such a contract -- we believe that our agencies have the ability to identify the corruption in this deal"
Gain is for Gautam Adani and loss for Bangladesh: that is how the electricity purchase deal with the Indian business tycoon may turn out to be
Thakurta, 67, was hit with six defamation actions -- three of them criminal -- after writing a series of reports on Adani that included accusations a top judge gave it preferential treatment
Sukirtharani, a poet from Tamil Nadu whose works of literature explore the lives of Dalit women in India, has refused to accept the Devi Award in a recent award ceremony.
India's opposition lawmakers held a protest on the premises of parliament demanding joint parliamentary committee (JPC) probe into the sharp fall in values of stocks of billionaire tycoon Gautam Adani-led Adani Enterprises.
The 25-year power import deal with Adani "is hardly favourable for Bangladesh."