Error: No version of chokidar is available. Tried [email protected] and [email protected] after upgrading npm to 7.*.*

  create-react-app, javascript, node.js, npm, webpack

using ejected CRA , it compiles successfully and then it breaks showing below error.. it started happend when i updated npm to 7 from 6


You can now view webrms in the browser.

  Local:            http://localhost:3001
  On Your Network:  http://192.168.0.160:3001

Note that the development build is not optimized.
To create a production build, use npm run build.

/home/murtaza/umai/webrms/node_modules/watchpack/lib/chokidar.js:17
throw new Error(
^

Error: No version of chokidar is available. Tried [email protected] and [email protected]
You could try to manually install any chokidar version.
[email protected]: Error: Cannot find module 'chokidar'
Require stack:
- /home/murtaza/umai/webrms/node_modules/watchpack/lib/chokidar.js
- /home/murtaza/umai/webrms/node_modules/watchpack/lib/DirectoryWatcher.js
- /home/murtaza/umai/webrms/node_modules/watchpack/lib/watcherManager.js
- /home/murtaza/umai/webrms/node_modules/watchpack/lib/watchpack.js
- /home/murtaza/umai/webrms/node_modules/webpack/lib/node/NodeWatchFileSystem.js
- /home/murtaza/umai/webrms/node_modules/webpack/lib/node/NodeEnvironmentPlugin.js
- /home/murtaza/umai/webrms/node_modules/webpack/lib/webpack.js
- /home/murtaza/umai/webrms/scripts/start.js
[email protected]: Error: Cannot find module 'watchpack-chokidar2'
Require stack:
- /home/murtaza/umai/webrms/node_modules/watchpack/lib/chokidar.js
- /home/murtaza/umai/webrms/node_modules/watchpack/lib/DirectoryWatcher.js
- /home/murtaza/umai/webrms/node_modules/watchpack/lib/watcherManager.js
- /home/murtaza/umai/webrms/node_modules/watchpack/lib/watchpack.js
- /home/murtaza/umai/webrms/node_modules/webpack/lib/node/NodeWatchFileSystem.js
- /home/murtaza/umai/webrms/node_modules/webpack/lib/node/NodeEnvironmentPlugin.js
- /home/murtaza/umai/webrms/node_modules/webpack/lib/webpack.js
- /home/murtaza/umai/webrms/scripts/start.js

    at Object.<anonymous> (/home/murtaza/umai/webrms/node_modules/watchpack/lib/chokidar.js:17:7)
    at Module._compile (internal/modules/cjs/loader.js:1063:30)
    at Object.Module._extensions..js (internal/modules/cjs/loader.js:1092:10)
    at Module.load (internal/modules/cjs/loader.js:928:32)
    at Function.Module._load (internal/modules/cjs/loader.js:769:14)
    at Module.require (internal/modules/cjs/loader.js:952:19)
    at require (internal/modules/cjs/helpers.js:88:18)
    at Object.<anonymous> (/home/murtaza/umai/webrms/node_modules/watchpack/lib/DirectoryWatcher.js:9:16)
    at Module._compile (internal/modules/cjs/loader.js:1063:30)
    at Object.Module._extensions..js (internal/modules/cjs/loader.js:1092:10)

does anyone have facing same issue if yes then whats the solution ?

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