Heavy shortfall forces Central Power Distribution Company of Andhra Pradesh to regulate power supply. All the power cuts will be before 2 p.m. in the day
The Central Power Distribution Company of Andhra Pradesh (CPDCL) has officially announced the power cut schedules for various localities of the city and other areas on Friday.
Within the GHMC, a two-hour load relief will be enforced every day starting from Saturday, in two spells of one hour each.
However, all the power cuts will be before 2 p.m. in the day.
In the district headquarters, the power cuts will be for four hours per day, spread over two spells of two hours each, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. and again from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
In other towns and municipalities, a six-hour load relief will be enforced in two spells of three hours each, from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m., and 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
In the mandal headquarters, power cuts will be of eight hours, enforced in two spells of four hours each, from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
There is a gap of 20 to 30 million units of power, and in view of the ongoing Rabi operations and increasing demand, there is a need to regulate the power supply, the company said.