Guide to Governor, Kewal Kumar Sharma Friday guided the PDD authorities to guarantee finish of indispensable Alasteng Grid Station by December finishing this year which would go far in fortifying the power situation in the Valley.
The Advisor issued these guidelines amid his visit to the under-development network station here at Ganderbal to survey the status of progressing work.
The Grid station is being developed at the expense of around Rs 109 crore thus far around Rs 81 crore has been spent on its development.
The Advisor guided the authorities to finish the rest of the work inside the stipulated time period so individuals in the State could profit by it.
Amid the visit, the Advisor likewise explored the advancement of 220 KV Zainakote-Alasteng transmission line. He was educated that area 1 of the transmission line would be finished by February 2019. The evaluated expense of the whole line is Rs 125 crore.
Official Secretary PDD Hirdesh Kumar, Development Commissioner Power, Chief Engineer EM&RE, Chief Engineer S&O, and Chief Engineer Projects alongside other concerned officers were going with the Advisor.