• World Bank on Tuesday clarified that it is not involved in the proposed Tipaimukh dam project on the river Barak in Manipur.

  • The clarification came in response to news reports which had wrongly stated that the Tipaimukh dam project would be funded by the multi-lateral lending agency.

  • The World Bank, it was pointed out, was funding the power transmission project in the north-eastern region which was not linked with the dam project.