Bellary – Tumkur Line is a 400kV overhead line from Bellary, Karnataka, India, to Tumkur, Karnataka, India.

Construction works on the Bellary – Tumkur Line started in 2017 and the project was commissioned in 2018.


The Bellary – Tumkur Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by Karnataka Power Transmission. The Bellary – Tumkur Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Bellary – Tumkur Line project development status

The development of the Bellary – Tumkur Line project was approved by Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission in 2017 and the project works were completed in 2018.

About Karnataka Power Transmission

Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Ltd (KPTCL) is an electric utility that transmits and distributes electricity. It offers services such as online bill payment, rebates and incentives, electrical safety, energy conservation, energy audits, energy efficiency, electrical safety, outage reporting and electrical installation. It owns and operates substations, distribution transformers, transmission lines and power stations. The utility operates four independent distribution companies such as Bangalore Electricity Supply Company, Mangalore Electricity Supply Company, Hubli Electricity Supply Company and Gulbarga Electricity Supply Company.


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