National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) will provide an assistance of Rs 100 crore for the development of a government medical college in Chhattisgarh.
The State-run company has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Chhattisgarh government to extend assistance of Rs 100 crore for the development of a government medical college in Raigarh district.
According to NTPC, the government medical college will strengthen healthcare facilities in the district. An official of NTPC said the amount will be utilised for developing infrastructure, purchasing equipmentand overall upgradation of the medical college.
Last month, NTPC announced adding two power generation units of 660 megawatt (MW) each at Tanda and Khargone thermal power plants. In a BSE filing, the state-owned power giant said, “Unit 1 of 660 MW of stage-II of Tanda Super Thermal Power Station (2×660 MW) and Unit 1 of 660 MW of Khargone Super Thermal Power Station (2x660MW) have been added to the installed capacity of NTPC.”
It added that the total installed power generation capacity of NTPC and NTPC group has become 48,645 MW and 57,106 MW, respectively.
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