The power utility sector has topped the list of leading government employers in the five years of Telangana’s existence. Of the 1,17,177 vacancies filled in the government sector since 2014, the power utilities had the lion’s share of 29 per cent. So far the Transco, Genco and Discoms have filled up 34,808 posts, including artisans, and another 2,000 posts will be filled up shortly, said Transco and Genco chairman D Prabhakar Rao here on Friday.
From June 2, 2014 till date, the power utilities have provided jobs to 34,808 persons, with an average of 7,000 jobs per year. “Such a massive recruitment drive did not take place even in the erstwhile Andhra Pradesh state, Rao pointed out. Read More