Govt to rope in NTPC, Power Grid to provide electricity to AP

Written by Press Trust of India | New Delhi | Updated: Oct 10 2013, 09:25am hrs
The Centre is planning to rope in NTPC and Power Grid Corporation to provide electricity to Andhra Pradesh, where large parts are reeling under darkness. We are doing something. NTPC and Power Grid will provide electricity to Andhra Pradesh, home minister Sushilkumar Shinde told reporters when asked about the governments plan to restore electricity in the Seemandhra region. The region has been witnessing massive protests following the October 3 decision of the Union Cabinet to create a separate Telangana state.