Kozhikode: Electricity Minister A.K. Balan inaugurated the Kozhikode City Automation Scheme at a function at the Tagore Centenary Hall here on Tuesday. The scheme is expected to ensure uninterrupted power supply to areas under the Corporation.
The scheme is being implemented by the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) under the Accelerated Power Development and Reform Programme (APDRP) initiated by the Centre.
On the occasion, Mr. Balan also inaugurated the work on the 110-kV Gas Insulated Switchgear (GIS) substation to be set up at Gandhi Road in Kozhikode.
The GIS substation, which is also meant to improve efficiency of the power supply system in the city and suburbs, is expected to be completed in a year