Joining of new Director (Technical) in PHPA-I

The new Director (Technical) for PHPA-I, Mr. Bhupender Gupta has joined the Office of Director (Technical), PHPA-I on February 1, 2021 through a simple ceremony upon observation of necessary COVID-19 protocols where some key officials of PHPA-I & II offered their best wishes.

He arrived in the country on December 28, 2020 whereupon he stayed for 21 days in facility quarantine in Paro and thereafter completed 7 days’ home quarantine in Bjimtangkha, Wangdue.

Prior to this assignment, Mr. Bhupender worked as the Chief General Manager, REC Transmission Projects Company Ltd. and REC Power Distribution Company Ltd. (subsidiaries of REC Ltd.), in New Delhi, India. He also took over the charges of the Office of the Director (Technical) from the Jt. Managing Director, PHPA-I who has been officiating since July 2020 after the departure of Mr. R.P. Sharma, former Director (Technical).