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New CGM of PGCIL SRTS-I Takes Charge

Akhilesh Pathak has assumed office as the new Chief General Manager of the Southern Region Transmission System-I (SRTS-I) of the Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd (PGCIL) on Monday, July 1, 2024.


Mr. Pathak will oversee the transmission system comprising sub-stations and projects in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, and part of Karnataka.


He brings over 31 years of extensive experience in various aspects of the transmission sector, including operations and maintenance, asset management, and commercial operations.

Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd.: Key Points

Established: 1989

Headquarters: Gurugram, India

Operations: Manages transmission systems across India

Network: Extensive network of transmission lines and sub-stations

Ownership: Government-owned (majority stake)

Function: Ensures efficient power transmission and grid management

Subsidiaries: Includes POSOCO (Power System Operation Corporation Limited)

Achievements: Significant role in India’s national grid integration and expansion.

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