MADURAI: The water level in the Periyar dam stood at 109.40 feet (136 feet) with an inflow and discharge of 173 cusecs. The level in the Vaigai dam was 31 feet (71 feet) with an inflow of 136 feet and a discharge of 41 cusecs. The combined Periyar credit stood at 875 mcft.
There will be no supply in the following areas on March 17 between 9.00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m. in view of maintenance work to be carried out at the Subramaniapuram sub-station: South Veli Street, South Marret Street, Chappani Temple Street, Khaja Street, Khazimar Street, South Krishnan Temple Street, Pandiya Vellalar Street, West Gate, Perumal Temple Street, T.P.K. Road, Town Hall Road, West Masi Street, West Marret Street, West Veli Street, West Perumal Maistry Street, West Tower, South Avani Moola Street, East Avani Street, Rathinapuram, Sundarrajapuram, M.K. Puram, Keeraithurai, Magalipatti, Nallamuthu Pillai Road, Chinthamani Road, Pillayarpalayam, South Marret Street, Chinna Kadai Street, Manjanakara Street, Pandhadi, Mahal areas, South Masi Street, Maravar Chavadi, Kamarajapuram, Vazhai Thoppu, East Veli Street, Amman Sannadhi areas, East Marret Street and Sungam Pallivasal Street.
A squad of Superintending Engineer, Enforcement, Madurai, conducted a surprise check on March 2 by when a case of energy theft was detected. A commercial enterprise at Arasamaram, which comes under Madurai Electricity Distribution Circle, Metro, had indulged in `seal tampering,' due to which energy consumption was not recorded in the meter. .