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Dhaka Friday,  Aug 17, 2018

Ashuganj-Sirajganj Grid Line Back In Operation

EB Report

The tripped transmission towers of the Ashuganj-Sirajganj transmission line is back in operation again.

The transmission line has started its operation again on Wednesday at 1.00 AM after around 4 months of repair.

Earlier on 1st May of this year, two towers of Ashuganj-Sirajganj transmission line going across the Mrghna river got damaged heavily due to a storm which resulted in complete disruption of power transmission through the line.

However, transmission partially began to Sirajganj area shortly after the tripping of the towers using a bypass line of Ashuganj-Ghorashal.

The first circuit of the repaired transmission line has already started transmitting 200 MW of power and the second circuit  will transmit 300 MW of power from 1st October.

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