The section Traction Sub Station (TSS) at Kariganuru was charged, to serve upcoming Electrification between Kariganuru and Harlapur, was commissioned on 2nd August 2020.
This allows the overhead Railway Electrification lines to be charged by catering the 25 KV AC supply. This TSS will supply electricity to AC locomotives and enable running of trains up to 92 Km. This section is going to be offered to Commissioner of Railway Safety for permitting the running of Passenger trains powered by Electrical Locomotives.
With the TSS being commissioned at Kariganuru now electric traction is being
Good progress, few kms to reach Gadag Jn.
But still disappointed the pace at which the Electrification works are going compare to other states. Especially Chickbannavara to Hubli , hardly anything progressed.
Agree progress is slow there. Only good progress of electrification around Ubl is Hpt-Gdg-Ubl.