India, March 13 -- NHPC is planning to raise fund through External Commercial Borrowing (ECB) in Japanese yen (JPY) equivalent to $100 million from MUFG Bank to part finance the capital expenditure on on-going project(s) and /or for other permissible end uses. The board of directors at their meeting to be held on March 15, 2019 will consider the same.

The board will also consider issue of 'GOI Fully Serviced Bonds' up to Rs 2017.20 crore as per mandate given by Government of India for the FY 2018-19 through unsecured, redeemable, taxable, non-cumulative, non-convertible, taxable bonds in one or more series ranches on private placement basis from Domestic Market.

NHPC is engaged in electric power generation by hydroelectric power plants. T...