Meet on power reforms held

Published: 01st August 2012 12:20 PM  |   Last Updated: 01st August 2012 12:20 PM   |  A+A-

The Centre wants the southern states to meet the revised target of timely completion of the Restructured-Accelerated Power Development and Reforms Programme (R-APDRP) by March next.

Reviewing the implementation of R-APDRP in the southern states at a meeting here on Tuesday, VP Uma Shanker, secretary in the Union ministry of power, said the programme should be result-oriented and its benefits should reach the consumer. He appreciated the AP government’s efforts and the power utilities for successful implementation of R-APDRP which is intended to enable the Discoms to reduce the AT&C losses.

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