The government has scrapped the Budhi Gandaki Hydropower construction project deal signed with Chinese Company Gejuwa .
The cabinet meeting held today has decided to this effect.
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Energy Kamal Thapa has informed that the decision comes as per the direction of parliamentary committee.
Former Prime Minister and CPN Maoist Chairman Puhspa Kamal Dahal led-government had handed the 200 megawatt capacity project to the Chinese Company.
Earlier the public account Committee and Agro and hydro company had directed the government to scrap the deal.