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Fire Breaks Out At OPTCL Grid In Dhenkanal, No Casualty

Dhenkanal: A major fire broke out at the grid substation of Odisha Power Transmission Corporation Ltd (OPTCL) near Meramundali in the district on Sunday. The incident took place during noon after a high voltage cable went off suddenly. There was no report of any casualty in the incident. The reason behind the burst of cable […]

OPTCL Apprentice Recruitment 2021
OPTCL ITI Apprentice Recruitment 2021: HURRY UP! Last Opportunity Ends Today

The last date to apply for the one-year Apprenticeship training under the Apprentices Act 1961 in the Odisha Power Transmission Corporation Limited (OPTCL) ends today. The candidates, who want to apply for the post, must register for the same by 5.30 PM on Saturday through the prescribed application format. The OPTCL had earlier invited applications […]

Odisha: Fire Breaks Out At OPTCL Grid In Dhenkanal

Dhenkanal: A major fire broke out at OPTCL (Odisha Power Transmission Corporation) power grid near Meramundali in Dhenkanal district on Sunday. The reason of fire has not immediately been ascertained. It is suspected that blast in feeder due to over heating might lead to the mishap. No human casualty or injury has been reported so […]

OPTCL Signs MoU With IIT, Bhubaneswar For Power Sector Development

Bhubaneswar: State public sector undertaking Odisha Power Transmission Corporation Limited has signed an MoU with Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar for the establishment of OPTCL Chair in the premier engineering institute. It is indeed a historic moment for Odisha to collaborate with a premier institute like IIT for development of Odisha power sector, Energy Minister […]

Bhubaneswar-Cuttack To Get Disaster Resilient Power Supply System By Dec 2020

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Thursday set a target of completing the advanced and disaster-resilient power supply system in the twin cities of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack by December 2020, official sources said. The decision in this regard was taken at a high-level review meeting chaired by Chief Secretary A K Tripathy. “Work out advanced implementation […]

Odisha takes up 2925 more GPs for data connectivity

Bhubaneswar: In a bid to improve data connectivity in rural pockets of the state, Odisha government has taken up 2925 gram panchayats for broad band connectivity through optical fiber under Bharat Net phase-II program. The decision in this regard was taken at the state level implementation committee meeting chaired by Chief Secretary AP Padhi Wednesday. […]

OPTCL plans complete power supply in Capital city within 72hrs!

Bhubaneswar: With the State-run energy utility Odisha Power Transmission Corporation Limited (OPTCL) going to put in place the ERS (Emergency Restoration System) structures in Fani hit Chandaka grid, power supply to the Capital city will likely to be restored fully in next 48-72 hours. According to Uttam Kumar Samal, Director, OPTCL, a 400KV transmission tower […]