Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Thursday favoured a separate strategy to develop cost-effective and reliable power transmission for the hilly areas to ensure uninterrupted power supply.
Speaking at the national conference jointly organised by the Central Board of Irrigation and Power, CIGRE-India and Himachal Pradesh Power Transmission Corporation Ltd here, he said the power sector in the country is growing at a fast pace.
“This conference would provide a forum for open discussions and exchange of information on state-of-the-art technology as it is very necessary for the professionals to capture the latest knowledge and innovations to keep pace with the advancements taking place in this sector.”
Thakur said slope stability, landslide and avalanche issues and solutions thereof needed to be redressed effectively. Read More
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