Power shut down in Jammu
Jammu, October 24 – In order to carry out preventive maintenance by way of tightening and repair/replacement of worn out jumpers, droppers and clamps etc. of 220 KV and 132 KV bays of 320 MVA, 220/132/66 KV Grid Station Hiranagar including 220 KV Hiranagar-Gladni and Sarna-Hiranagar Transmission Lines along with 132 KV Hiranagar-Sewa-II D/C transmission line, the power supply to Kathua, Hiranagar, Samba, Bari Brahmana, Bishnah, Billawar, Mahanpur and adjoining areas including Industrial areas shall remain affected on October 25 from 9 am to 2 pm.
Meanwhile, in order to carry out the rectification of hotspots, Routine/preventive maintenance of 220/132/33 KV Grid Station Barn and Barn-Kishenpur Transmission line, the power supply to the areas feed from Grid Station Canal, Pouni Chak, Katra, Rajouri, Draba, Jourian and Grid Station Barn shall remain affected on October 25 from 9 AM to 2 PM.
Similarly, in order to carry out the work for erection of 3 Nos. 33 KV CTs, replacement of existing conductor with ACSR Zebra and shifting of 11 KV power cables to the newly built trench at 33/11 KV Sub-Station Burmal by M/s IRCON International Ltd under Cluster-IV R-APDRP Part-B, the power supply to Burmal, Devipur, RakhMuthi, Sohal Bhalwal, Jourian, Sohal, Rakh Malal and Essential 11 KV feeder of BSF, MES & PHE shall remain affected on October 25 from 7:30 am to 1:30 pm
The shutdown shall be subject to fair weather condition.