Pithampur – Badnawar Line is a 400kV overhead line with a length of 140km from Pithampur, Madhya Pradesh, India, to Badnawar, Madhya Pradesh, India.

Construction works on the Pithampur – Badnawar Line started in 2018 and the project was commissioned in 2019.


The Pithampur – Badnawar Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by Madhya Pradesh Power Transmission. The Pithampur – Badnawar Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Pithampur – Badnawar Line project development status

The development of the Pithampur – Badnawar Line project was approved by Madhya Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission in 2018 and the project works were completed in 2019.

About Madhya Pradesh Power Transmission

Madhya Pradesh Power Transmission Company Ltd (MPPTCL) is a utility service provider that transmits electricity through substations, transformers and transmission lines. The utility distributes electricity through intra-state transmission system. Its network is connected through interface points with Genco, Discoms, open access consumers of Madhya Pradesh, and other States. MPPTCL provides logistics support facilities such as SCADA system, communication, ABT system, and automatic meter reading system. The utility also provides transmission facilities to various distribution companies. The company also installs solar panels in other substations.


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