Load-shedding schedule revised

Port Blair
3 Aug 2017

Due to strike of employees of M/s. Suryacharka Power Plant, Bambooflat, the ongoing load shedding will continue in Port Blair and South Andaman area during evening peak hours from 5.30 pm to 11.30 pm for one hour on every day as per revised schedule. The schedule will be affected from 04.8.2017 onwards till next fortnight. The evening hours load schedule is tentative and may vary in view of public meetings, important social functions or other emergency and technical reasons.
According to the schedule, power-cut will be exercised in parts of Garacharama, Dollygunj, Attompahar, Old Pahargaon, ICMR Colony area, part of Minnie Bay, Garacharama Sub Station area, Japan Nallah, Austinabad, Prothrapur, Carbyn’s Cove, Brichgunj, Brookshabad, part of Chakkargoan, Chatham Mill, Chatham Wharf, IOC, MES Power House, Dairy Farm Junction, CPWD Complex, Lamba Line, Ranchi Tekery, School Line complete, part of Minnie Bay, BSNL Telephone Exchange, Prem Nagar, Goalghar, Carmel School area, KV-I area & Murdakhari area from 5.30 pm to 6.30 pm, at Mohanpura, Babu Lane, Aberdeen Bazaar from Ratnam Market to Taxi Stand, Aberdeen Thana, part of Gurudwara Lane, Bengali Club, Biggi Lane, Anthropological Museum, Middle Point, Link Road, VIP Road, Police Line, part of Junglighat, Bhatu Basti complete, Laxmi Motor Area, Pathergudda, Satellite Colony, New Pahargaon, Shadipur, South Point, Mazaar Pahad, Machi Line, RGT Road, Govt. Press, JNRM College and Bambooflat from 6.30 pm to 7.30 pm, at Rajasthan Mandir, ALWH Colony, Hawaghar Junction, Dudh Line, Nayagaon, Bargat Line, GPRA Colony, Carbyn’s Junction, Sippighat, Teylarabad, Bimblitan, Manjeri, Guptapara, Manglutan, Wandoor, Chouldari Tushnabad, Port Mount, Tirur, Templemyo, Ograbranj, part of Dollygunj, part of Pahargaon, ICMR Colony area, part of School Line and Water Treatment Plant Lamba Lane area, Haddo, Haddo Warf, Foreshore Road and upto Civil Aviation Delanipur, Vidhyut Bhawan, Electricity HQ Office, PBMC Auditorium, APWD CE Office, Secretariat, Court Complex, PAO, Raj Niwas & Gandhi Park area from 7.30 pm to 8.30 pm, at Shristy Nagar, Atlanta Point, Cellular Jail, G.B.Pant Hospital, Police HQ, Marina Park, Aberdeen Bazaar site office area, Marine Hill, Dugnabad complete, Round Basti, Netaji Club area, STS Workshop, BSNL Bhawan, Model School Area, Fire Brigade, ANIIDCO Bhawan area, Girls School, CCS Aberdeen Bazaar area, Supply Line complete, Netaji Stadium area, Electricity Bazaar site office, Jama Masjid, Netaji Club, part of Gurudwara Lane, Agency House, Garacharama complete, 5 MW Solar Power Plant area, part of Sippighat, Chouldari Lal Pahar, Tsunami Shelter, Mithakhari, Namunaghar, Dunduspoint & Hathi Tappu from 8.30 pm to 9.30 pm, at CARI, AKT Miniplex, Bird Line, Calicut, Kamaraj Nagar, Beodnabad, Rangachang, Burmanallah, Chidiyatapu, Light House, Phoenix Bay, Fisheries Jetty area, Anarkali, Delanipur, Quarry Hill, Phongy Kyaung, Foreshore Road, Megapode, Teal House & Horticulture Road from 9.30 pm to 10.30 pm and in parts of Junglighat, Vijay Baugh,  Dairy Farm complete, Buniyadabad, AIR, DDK Colony, part of Delanipur, part of Prem Nagar, Coast Guard Enclave, Coast Guard HQ, Coast Guard Jetty, Panipath Road, Fortress Head Quarter, Mathura, Bridavan, Ferargunj to Jirkatang, StewartGunj, Kanyapuram, Wimberlygunj upto Shoal Bay from 10.30 pm to 11.30 pm.
In addition to evening hours, load shedding will also be carried out during day hours on as and when required basis for 45 minutes to 60 minutes in order to carry out routine and breakdown maintenance of DG sets at the Power Plants & T&D systems. In a release, the Executive Engineer (HQ) has regretted the inconvenience caused to consumers.