IPDS scheme to benefit electricity consumers and DISCOM in Kolhapur & Sangli

Last Modified: Fri Mar 10 2017 02:34:56 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • Rs. 92 crore
    Amount sanctioned that will enable Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited's (MSEDCL) Kolhapur zone to undertake projects under the IPDS scheme. Key activities that will be undertaken include:
  • 4
    new sub stations will be built in Kagal and Ichalkaranji owing to high demand of power.
  • 76 km
    of new High Transmission (HT) line to be built.
  • 401
    new transmission centres to be installed in Kolhapur.
  • 201
    new transmission centres to be installed in Sangli.
  • 18 months
    Planned duration for completion for all the works under the scheme.
  • 18 lakh
    active consumers and the DISCOM itself will benefit as follows:
  • 1
    Reduction in AT&C losses.
  • 2
    No waiting period for new connections.
  • 3
    Reduction in power cuts.