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CBI makes surprise check at Barh Super Thermal Power Station

CBI makes surprise check at Barh Super Thermal Power Station

| July 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: CBI and Vigilance Office of National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) on Thursday carried out a surprise check at Barh Super Thermal Power Station in Barh area of Patna district following allegation of corruption in awarding contracts and extortion racket being run by locals in “connivance with influential people”. The surprise check was initiated after […]

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Repoll in 25 polling stations of Bihar to be held tomorrow

Repoll in 25 polling stations of Bihar to be held tomorrow

| April 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Repoll in 25 polling booths under Munger and Pataliputra parliamentary constituencies will be held tomorrow, a poll panel official said today. The repoll will be held in 12 polling stations in Jamalpur (4), Suryagraha (4), Lakhisarai (3) and Barh (1) assembly segments under Munger parliamentary constituency and 13 polling stations in Danapur (1), Maner […]

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Digha grid goes kaput, west Patna ‘power’ less

Digha grid goes kaput, west Patna ‘power’ less

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Thousands of city residents spent a sleepless night and a distressing day during the last 20 hours or so as the western parts of Patna plunged into power crisis on Sunday afternoon after the Digha grid station went kaput following damages to the cable through which it receives power. The worst hit were areas […]

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Bihar to get 5k MW by 2015

Bihar to get 5k MW by 2015

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Bihar is likely to get 5000MW power by 2015 end. Currently, the demand has gone up to 2300MW in the state. The state government has reiterated its commitment to make the state self-sufficient in power within the next two years. By March 2014, the state would start getting an additional 330MW power from one […]

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TPE, Power Machines delay Barh project in Bihar

TPE, Power Machines delay Barh project in Bihar

| January 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The project’s first unit is now expected to go online only in November 2015, a delay of more than two years. New Delhi: Even after state-owned NTPC Ltd extracted revised deadlines in 2011 from Russia’s JSC Technoprom Export (TPE) and Power Machines for the Barh project in Bihar, the equipment vendors have been delaying supplies, according to several […]

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