The 6 hours power cut due to a major technical problem at Kalwa crippled life for over 6 hours in Vashi and Koperkhairane in Navi Mumbai. Residents and business houses were left disturbed and frustrated to the T due to 6 hours power failure. The residents of Vashi, Koparkhairane and Thane Belapur Industrial Area were stranded due to unscheduled power cuts due to a cable fault in 100 KV line at Kalwa. Many of the residential and commercial consumers were affected because of this power cut. Majority of the industries in Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) faced power cuts and some of them even suffered losses. Residents from Vashi and Koperkhairane were calling MSEB offices hoping to know if the power would return in one and half hours, but to everyone’s disappointment and distress the cable fault crippled the city for six hours.
February 27, 2016
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