Capacity Upgradation (500 MW) of the existing Bangladesh (Bheramara)-India (Baharampur) Grid Interconnection
Objective(s)i. To import additional 500 MW power from India through capacity upgradation of the existing Bangladesh (Bheramara) – India (Baharampur) Grid Interconnection.
ii. To meet up the ever increasing demand of electricity for socio economic development in both the countries.
Scope of Work1. 230 kV Double Circuit Transmission Line with river crossing : 12 km (Double Circuit Tower, Quad Mallard)
2. 500 MW HVDC Back-to-Back Station (2nd Module) including 400 kV & 230 kV Switchyard Equipment, Control & Protection etc.
3. 230 kV Bay extension: 4 nos.
Project CostTotal: 185479.51 Lakh BDT; GoB: 58091.26 Lakh BDT; Project Aid: 100045.23 Lakh BDT; PGCB: 27343.02 Lakh BDT
Development PartnerADB, GoB & PGCB
Present StatusPhysical : 100 %
Financial : 100 %


Estimated DurationJanuary, 2015 to December,2018
Project officeProject Director: Q. M. SHAFIQUL ISLAM
Address: 8th Floor, NLDC Complex Bhaban, Aftabnagar, Rampura, Dhaka.
Mobile: +88-01777-760-323
E-mail: pd-hvdc2@pgcb.org.bd