LILO of Patna – Balia Line is a 400kV overhead line with a length of 6km from Patna, Bihar, India, to Balia, Bihar, India.

The project, which is currently in the planning stage, is expected to be commissioned in 2022.


LILO of Patna – Balia Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Bihar State Electricity Board. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

LILO of Patna – Balia Line project development status

The construction works on the LILO of Patna – Balia Line project will be commenced in 2021 and commissioning is expected in 2022.

About Bihar State Electricity Board

Bihar State Electricity Board (BSEB) is a state owned electric utility that generates, transmits and distributes electricity. The new projects of the company include Proposed Power Projects in Bihar, IPP Power Stations under Case-II Tariff Based Bidding, and IPP Power Stations (MOU signed with BSEB). BSEB’s short and long-term projects are, Rashtriya Sam-Vikas Yojna Phase-II and R&M of Old Grids under Phase-II. BSEB has planned to Construct new GSS 1 at 220/132 KV at Sipara and 6 at 132/33KV at Muzaffarpur, Katra, Naugachia, Hulasganj/Ekangarsarai, Buxar and Tekari in Rashtriya Sam-Vikas Yojna Phase-II (Part 1) project.


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