JAMMU, OCTOBER 08- For preventive maintenance/branch cutting in view of upcoming Navratras for providing smooth supply of power, the shutdown of 33 KV lines is allowed.
Meanwhile, in order to carry out the constructional works under R-APDRP Scheme, there shall be power shut down in different areas of Jammu city. However in view of Dusshera and Ashoora/Moharram which are falling on 22nd October and 24th October respectively, no power shut down is allowed.
During the shutdown period, the power supply to Doordarshan Lane, Lakad Mandi, Bhawani Nagar, Janipur Colony shall remain affected from October 12 toOctober 20, 2015 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Also, the power supply to 2.5 Marlas Quarter Bhawani Nagar, PHE Complex, Ram Sharnam Ashram,near house of Ganga Parshad, Satnam Park shall remain affected fromOctober 12 to October 25, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Meawhile, In order to carry out the preventive maintenance of Grid Station Akhnoor as well as replacement of damaged LA’s, burnt out jumpers, droppers alongwith branch cutting of trees all along transmission lines and maintenance by way of tightening of jumpers etc, the shutdown of 132 KV S/C Gladni-Kalakot, 132 KV D/C Barn-Akhnoor transmission lines and 132/33 KV Grid Station Akhnoor is observed on 11.10. 2015 from 7.30 am to 1.30 pm.
During the shutdown, the power supply to district Rajouri, Poonch alongwith Tehsil Akhnoor shall remain affected.