Kanarpatti – Kayathar Line is a 400kV overhead line with a length of 25km from Kanarpatty, Tamil Nadu, India, to Kayathar, Tamil Nadu, India.

Construction works on the Kanarpatti – Kayathar Line project was commissioned in 2018.


The Kanarpatti – Kayathar Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by Tamil Nadu Transmission. The Kanarpatti – Kayathar Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Kanarpatti – Kayathar Line project development status

The development of the Kanarpatti – Kayathar Line project was approved by Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission and the project works were completed in 2018.

About Tamil Nadu Transmission

Tamil Nadu Transmission Corporation Ltd (TANTRANSCO) is a state owned provider of electric power transmission infrastructure. The company’s transmission infrastructure network includes three category sub stations with 765 KV, 400 KV and 230 KV capacities. It has state load despatch centre for grid operations in Erode, Tamil Nadu, India. TANTRANSCO is headquartered in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.


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