Consider the following UMPP projects and their respective states:

  1. Tilaiya → Odisha
  2. Sasan → Madhya Pradesh
  3. Bhedabahal → Jharkhand

Which of the above  is/are correctly matched?

Answer: [B] Only 2

Ultra Mega Power Projects (UMPPs) are very large sized projects, approximately 4000 MW each in capacity. Tilaiya ultra mega power project (UMPP) in Jharkhand, was recently in news, as it was abandoned by original owner Reliance Power, and is likely to be auctioned afresh. Bhedabahal UMPP is located near Sundargarh district of Odisha.

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