32 families to get electricity connectivity


Jindal Steel & Power Barbil unit has installed an HT and LT power line, equipped with a 25KVA S/S (11/0.4 KV) transformer, to electrify Gate Sahi in Deojhar GP of Keonjhar District.


The Electrification work has been inaugurated by G Suresha, EVP & Unit Head JSPL-Barbil in presence of Mangal Munda, Sarpanch, Deojhar GP & other dignitaries.


The Electrification work will benefit about 200 people of the village, dominated by Tribal Families. “We are happy to mention that now our children will get enough time for their studies in the evening and we thank JSPL, Barbil for supporting us getting the facility,” said Kadambini Naik, resident of Deojhar, on the occasion.


Addressing a gathering of villagers, G Suresha, EVP & Unit Head said, “At JSPL, we believe in growing with the community and improving quality of life of people in our periphery areas. This electrification work will definitely enhance living conditions of people in Deojhar village”.  On the occasion an awareness session on safe and proper use of electricity was organised for the villagers.


The Transformer along with associate HT and LT line has been installed under 6% supervision scheme of NESCO with an expenditure of about Rs. 8.5 Lakh. The Facility, after energisation, has been handed over to NESCO for maintenance and supply power directly to the houses where electric meter has been provided as per NESCO norms.