Published on: August 6, 2021



Location : Kargil

What is in news : Power Grid Corporation of India has commissioned a 40-kilometre transmission line successfully in Aryan Valley (Kargil district) of Ladakh

About National Grid :

  • High-voltage electric power transmission network in mainland India, connecting power stations and major substations
  • Owned, operated, and maintained by state-owned Power Grid Corporation of India
  • One of the largest operational synchronous grids in the world with 307.8 GW of installed power generation capacity.
  • The union territories of Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep are not connected to the National Grid