Tata Power inks pact for electricity distribution in Ajmer

Tata Power said it has signed a pact with Ajmer Vidyut Vitran Nigam for electricity distribution in Ajmer for 20 years


Shares of Tata Power closed at Rs83.95, down 0.24% on BSE. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/ Mint
Shares of Tata Power closed at Rs83.95, down 0.24% on BSE. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/ Mint

New Delhi: Tata Power on Friday said it has signed an agreement with Ajmer Vidyut Vitran Nigam Ltd (AVVNL) for electricity distribution in Ajmer for 20 years.

Tata Power signed the Distribution Franchise Agreement (DFA) with AVVNL to cater to power requirements of customers in Ajmer for a period of 20 years, Tata Power said in a regulatory filing.

Subsequent to winning the bid for distribution franchise of Ajmer circle, Tata Power has formed a special purpose company (SPC), TP Ajmer Distribution Ltd.

Tata Power CEO and MD Anil Sardana said: “We welcome all our customers in Ajmer to a world class reliable power experience that is backed by best-in-class customer service.”

The SPC will be operating and maintaining the distribution network in the Ajmer city, which includes city division 1 and 2 areas, and would also be responsible for managing the billing and collections, it said.

Shares of Tata Power closed at Rs83.95, down 0.24% on BSE while the BSE Sensex closed down 0.19% at 29,365.30 points.

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