Source: PIB, PTI, The Hindu, The Indian Express, DD News, Lok Sabha Channel, All India Radio
Union Power Minister laid foundation stone for construction of LILO of Kishenganj-Darbhanga 400kV Transmission Line at Saharsa in Bihar.
The execution agency for the Rs. 100 crore worth project is POWERGRID Ltd., a central PSU under Ministry of Power.
On completion of the Kishenganj-Darbhanga 400kV Transmission Line project, Power scenario of the Saharsa district including Supaul, Khagaria and Begusarai districts shall improve.
Saharsa is located in extreme Northern Part of Bihar and is a flood prone area due to inflow of water from Nepal.