TANGEDCO   PRESS RELEASE – 45    Date: 28.04.2020

A 230 KV transmission line between the newly erected Neyveli 230 KV Substation and Kadalangudy to a route length of 77.31 Kms has been commissioned on 27.04.2020 at 22.51 Hrs.
The final leg of already ongoing works has been carried out on war footing for the past one week amidst Corona threat,
in order to maintain uninterrupted power supply to the Delta Districts such as Thanjavur, Nagapattinam, Tiruvarur and Pudukkottai Districts.
The total cost of the project is Rs.100.82 Crores. This is a second 230 KV circuit from Neyveli to Delta area. This line will add flexibility in operation of 230 KV feeders in Delta area and will improve the voltage profile in the Delta areas, particularly during ongoing agricultural season in order to benefit the
agricultural operations in these areas.

Issued by: Chief Public Relations Officer TANGEDCO, Chennai – 2.