Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi inspected the ongoing construction site of the Manipur’s first Mega Power Project of 300-400 MKW Power Sub-Station at Thoubal Khunou near Thoubal College today.
The CM inspected the ongoing Earth work, retaining wall works and installation of Piles at the site.
The CM along with Electricity Department officials had verified the place for the installation of the power sub-station on May 2014. However CM today refused to say the expected time of completion of the ongoing project.It may be mentioned that there will not be shortage of power in Manipur at least for the next 30 years once the power project is successfully completed and commissioned which has 315 Mega Watt capacity storage.
Official staffs from Manipur State Power Corporation Limited, Deputy commissioner Of Thoubal, T.Ranjit and Chairperson and Councillors of Thoubal Municipal Council accompanied the CM in the visit.