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AP Energy Minister inaugurates 33/11 KV Electrical substation at Peddapuram

Kakinada, Nov 28 (UNI) Andhra Pradesh Energy Minister Kimidi Kala Venkatrao has inaugurated the 33/11 KV electrical substation constructed at a cost of Rs 1.52 crore at the Sudha Colony in Peddapuram town on Wednesday.
He told media persons that the credit for supplying of quality electricity round the clock goes to our state and to the efforts of the Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu to develop the state all round. He claimed that of the total electricity consumption in the country Andhra Pradesh was using 12 per cent.
"While the loss on electricity was Rs 660 Crore in the united Andhra Pradesh, it is now Rs 360 Crores. As against 18 per cent production cost in the country, because of Chief Ministers efforts the expenditure was brought down to 9.2 per cent. The state was able to achieve 10.5 per cent growth due to uninterrupted supply of power to the industrial units. The growth percentage was 7 per cent at the National level and Andhra Pradesh is ahead over Gujarat state," he claimed.
The Minister later, along with Deputy Chief Minister Chinarajappa and Collector Kartikeya Mishra has visited the century park atop pandavulametta on the town outskirts. Municipal vice chairman Kuripuri Raju, Tahasildar Subrahmanam, Municipal commissioner BR Seshadri were among those attended.
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