North Bihar Power Distribution Company Ltd.
|DISCOM DESCRIPTION||The GoB has restructured the erstwhile Bihar State Electricity Board (BSEB) into Five functionally independent state-owned companies viz. Bihar State Power (Holding) Company Ltd. (BSPHCL), Bihar State Power Generation Company Ltd. (BSPGCL), Bihar State Power Transmission Company Ltd. (BSPTCL), North Bihar Power Distribution Company Ltd. (NBPDCL), South Bihar Power Distribution Company Ltd. (SBPDCL), with effect from 1st November 2012. Three area offices - Tirhut, Mithila and Kosi - have been combined to form another company, i.e. North Bihar Power Distribution Company Limited. Consequently, Muzaffarpur, Chhapra, Motihari, Darbhanga, Samastipur, Saharsa and Purnia circles will come under the North Bihar Power Distribution Company Limited.|
|ABOUT DISCOM||NBPDCL is a company registered under the provisions of Companies Act 1956 and isa fully owned subsidiary Company of BSPHCL.The Company is engaged primarily in the business of distribution of Electricity.It has been vested with the distribution assets, interest in property, rights andliabilities of the erstwhile BSEB necessary for the business of distribution inits area of distribution comprising of all 21 districts of North Bihar (namely 1.West Champaran, 2. East Champaran, 3. Sitamadhi, 4. Sheohar, 5. Muzaffarpur, 6.Vaishali, 7. Saran, 8. Siwan, 9. Gopalgunj, 10. Mahubani, 11. Darbhanaga, 12. Samastipur,13. Begusarai, 14. Khagaria, 15. Saharsa, 16. Supaul, 17. Medhepura, 18. Araria,19. Katihar, 20. Purnea and 21. Kishangunj).The Company has been given the status of a Distribution licensee as per Section14 of the Electricity Act 2003. In order to fulfill the obligations of the Distributionlicensee as mandated under the provision of Bihar State Electricity Reforms TransferScheme 2012 and Electricity Act 2003|
|HEAD OFFICE ADDRESS|| North Bihar Power Distribution Company Ltd,
Patna 800 001,
|ERC NAME||Bihar Electricity Regulatory Commission|
Other Discoms Belonging To Bihar
|South Bihar Power Distribution Company Ltd. (SBPDCL)|