Bihar State Power Transmission Company Limited (BSPTCL), a wholly Owned corporate entity under Bihar Government was incorporated under the Companies Act. 1956 on 1st Nov. 2012 after restructuring of erstwhile Bihar State Electricity Board. Presently the company is carrying on intra state transmission and wheeling of electricity under license issued by the Bihar Electricity Regulatory Commission. The company is also discharging the functions of State Load Dispatch Centre from its Head-Quarter, 4th floor, Vidyut Bhawan, Patna. BSPTCL operates a transmission network of 5993.932 Kms. of 132 K.V. Lines & 1662.97 Kms. of 220 K.V. lines & 75 Kms of 400 K.V. Line as well as 106 Nos. of EHV sub- stations (95 operational, 11 under Construction), with 9469.9 MVA Transformation Capacity. Besides continual technical up-gradation, the company lays emphasis on imbibing required skills in its people and therefore it has invested in creating training infrastructure. It has recently established a "Power Training Centre" at Gaurichak, Patna where Employees/Students are trained on various power system protection and equipment testing. The day-to-day affairs of the company are managed by the Managing Director assisted by Director(Project) and by whole time Chief-Engineers both at HQ and field levels. They are in turn assisted by a team of dedicated and experienced professionals/Engineers in various fields.