Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam

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Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (DHBVN)
दक्षिण हरियाणा बिजली वितरण निगम
DHBVN Logo.jpg
Logo of DHBVN
Electric power distribution overview
Formed1 July 1999 (1999-07-01)
Preceding agencies
  • Haryana Vidyut Prasaran Nigam Limited
  • Haryana State Electricity Board
TypeGovernment Owned Corporation
JurisdictionSee listing
HeadquartersVidyut Sadan, Vidyut Nagar, Hisar, Haryana, India
Coordinates: 29°48′27″N 75°48′04″E / 29.80750°N 75.80111°E / 29.80750; 75.80111
Minister responsible
Electric power distribution executives
  • Sh. Shatrujeet Kapur IPS, Chairman -cum- Managing Director
Parent departmentDepartment of Power, Government of Haryana
Websitedhbvn.org.in

Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam, also known as DHBVN is an Indian state owned Power Distribution Utility company. It is owned by Government of Haryana and its headquarter is located in Hisar city of Haryana, India.[1]It has two Operation Zones namely Hisar and Delhi. Each zone is headed by Chief Engineer. Both Zones have Operation circles namely Hisar, Sirsa, Fatehabad, Jind and Bhiwani in Hisar Zone and Gurugram-I, Gurgugram-II, Faridabad, Palwal, Rewari and Narnaul in Delhi Zone. Each circle is headed by Superintending Engineer.


History[edit]

In 1998, Haryana State Electricity Board was divided into two parts, namely, Haryana Power Generation Corporation Limited (HPGCL) and Haryana Vidyut Prasaran Nigam Limited (HVPNL). On 1 July 1999, HVPNL was further divided into two parts, namely, Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (UHBVN) and Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (DHBVN). DHBVN is responsible for distribution of power in South Haryana whether UHBVN is responsible for distribution of power in North Haryana.[2]

Jurisdiction[edit]

DHBVN is responsible for distribution of power in the following 12 districts of Haryana:[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Address of various offices under DHBVN". DHBVN. Archived from the original on 19 January 2012. Retrieved 10 July 2012.
  2. ^ a b "Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam(DHBVN) - Department of Power". dhbvn.org.in. Retrieved 14 December 2017.

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