Dolpa, July 25: Six VDCs in the district are in darkness for two days after the dams of Jairigad Hydropower Project, Dunai and Chhalgad Hydropower project, Tripurakot, in the district were damaged by the rivers flooded with incessant rainfall.
The electricity is disrupted in Tripurakot, Raha, Sun, Dunai, Juphal and Sahartara VDCs with the collapse of the dams.
Electricity Authority Office Dolpa has said as the water flow in the river is not decreased; it was difficult to reconstruct the dams. According to the office, it would take almost two months to reconstruct the dams.
With the disruption of power, the works at government and non-government offices in the district have been affected.