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(Retired Chief Engineer (Ele), KPTCL & Consultant,HRD
Chamundeshwari Electricity Supply Corporation, Mysore) (CESC)



Till today working as consultant, HRD, CESC and Principal KEBEA Institute of Training , Kadakola.

Details of Academic Qualifications :
  • Born on 21-04-1947 in Mysore, had his primary and secondary education at Dalvoy’s School, Mysore, during March 1962 passed out SSLC with high distinction. Studied pre-university education at Yuvaraja’s College, Mysore and passed out in distinction during March 1963.
  • Joined engineering at the National Insititute of Engineering, Mysore in 1963 and passed out of the BE degree in Electrical Engineering in 1968 (in first class through out from 1st year to final year).
  • Joined Erstwhile Mysore state electricity board during Feb. 1969 as a Junior engineer (Ele) and Rose to the rank of Chief Engineer (Ele). During his tenure as CEE served as General Manager (Tech) for KPTCL during 2003-2004.
  • During the service spanning more than 36 year served in all fields of transmission and distribution of electricity, some of the salient achievements during the services are:
  1. Designed and developed a test bench for testing of meters in batchof twenty for high accuracy during 1969-70.
  2. Constructed a portion of 220kv Mysore-Kerala line in H.D.Kote, kakanakote forest area up to Bavali limits in Karnataka border during 1976-79.
  3. Prepared a scheme for electrification of Koppa Taluk in Chikkamaglore District and monitored its execution during 1977-99.
  4. Became the first maintenance Assistant Executive Engineer in 220kv Hoody receiving station Bangalore and involoved in commissioning of 2nd 100MVA power transformer at Hoody during 1979-80.
  5. Served as a coordinator for “Power and Telecom line co-ordination Committee” involving Electricity Board, Telecom and Railway authorities and solved many induction problems on telecom and railway communication and signal circuits during 1982-86
  6. Served in O & M of sub-division at Bangalore and Mysore and at a very important division at Bangalore Instrumental in introducing consumer friendly measures such as sowjanya counters and computerization of consumer accounts during 1986 to 1999.
  7. In the year 2002 in his tenure as Superintending Engineer projects and Monitoring, served as Chairman anti theft and was Instrumental in designing and execution of the projects of regularization of unauthorized connections of electricity all over Karnataka resulting in earning of a revinue collection of Rs. 106 crores in Juse one month.
  8. During the tenure of SEE P&M designed a Project of providing 24 Hrs of power supply to all other consumers of rural area except irrigation pump sets for which 8Hrs of P/S was given. The pilot projects is still in service at Nandagudi, Bangalore.
  9. In addition to the above activities he was closely associated with KEB Engineers Association. During his tenure as General Secretary of KEBEA was responsible for construction of Association own building at Bangalore consisting of 17 suits, Auditorium and other facility by raising funds from conducting “Dr. Raj kumar’s Night” during Jan 1994.
  10. He was instrumental in constructing a complex at Kadakola, Mysore for KEB Engineers Association, Mysore by raising funds through organizing “Hamsalekha Night” at Mysore during Feb-2004.
  11. After retirement from KPTCL was appointed as consultant. HRD, CESC, during December 2005, Working A Principal in KEBEA Institute of Training Kadakola, Mysore. The Training has resulted in accident free working of CESC employees for more than six months after completion of training



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