Tag: South Bihar Power Distribution Company Limited

Frequent power trippings in Patna make heat unbearable

Frequent power trippings in Patna make heat unbearable

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: The oppressive summer, characterized by high temperature and humidity at present, is making life all the more difficult for city residents as power trippings are very frequent. Although the city is not witnessing any long power outages, frequent trippings reported from most city localities are making bearing with the heat tough for residents. “It’s […]

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CM promises 24×7 autopsy facility in Patna Medical College Hospital

CM promises 24×7 autopsy facility in Patna Medical College Hospital

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi said in the state legislative council on Tuesday the government is planning to provide 24×7 autopsy facility in the Patna Medical College Hospital (PMCH).Intervening during state health minister’s reply, Manjhi said that he would consult experts before finalizing the plan. The CM admitted people have to suffer because autopsy […]

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West Patna mayface power woes

West Patna mayface power woes

| July 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Residents living in the western parts of the city may have to bear with severe power problem for about a week due to a major fault cropping up in the 132KV Khagaul-Digha cable, 1.5km south of Bailey Road, adversely affecting power transmission to the areas being fed power through the 132/133KV grid sub- station, […]

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Showcause notices to13 power engineers soon

Showcause notices to13 power engineers soon

| July 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: State’s energy secretary-cum-CMD, Bihar State Power (Holding) Company Limited, Pratyaya Amrit on Saturday reprimanded 13 engineers of the South Bihar Power Distribution Company Limited (SBPDCL) for their failure to ensure repair of faulty transformers within the stipulated period. He also ordered to stop salaries of four executive engineers as they failed to meet the […]

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Bihar human rights commission summons power transmission company MD

Bihar human rights commission summons power transmission company MD

| July 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: The Bihar Human Rights Commission (BHRC) on Thursday summoned the managing director of Bihar State Power Transmission Company Limited (BSPTCL) with an action taken report (ATR) in connection with the death of six children in Jamui district on January 30, 2014.The commission had taken a suo motu cognisance of the newspaper reports about the […]

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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 Human Rights Commission orders probe into death of six kids in Jamui

Bihar Human Rights Commission orders probe into death of six kids in Jamui

| February 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna:┬áBihar Human Rights Commission(BHRC) on Friday took suo motu cognisance of reports of six children’s death in Jamui district due to electrocution. The commission directed Jamui DM and SP to hold a joint inquiry into the matter, especially “administrative and criminal negligence”, and submit a report by March 3. The children were electrocuted at village […]

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