Tag: Electricity Department

The little boy
7-yr-old boy comes in contact with high-tension wire, loses both hands

Following the incident, the electric department cunningly replaced the wires. However, no steps are being taken to provide the necessary compensation to Muna’s family, it was alleged.

  • Sunday, 31 July 2022
Power, Electricity
Power employees to launch cease-work stir from today

Bhubaneswar: A large number of employees working under different franchises of the Electricity Department have threatened to launch a cease-work protest from today to press for their demands. As per sources, the employees have given a call for a strike and will discontinue work in all the electric sub-divisions across the State. Their list of […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Unscheduled power cut hits normal life in Balasore

Balasore: Resentment is growing among the residents of Balasore town over frequent unscheduled power cuts and low voltages. However, authorities of the Electricity department have ruled out power outage allegations. According to reports, unscheduled power cuts have made people’s lives miserable in the town. Fluctuation in voltage has compounded their miseries. Questions are now being […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
10 cattle electrocuted to death in Nilagiri

Balasore: As many as 10 cattle were electrocuted to death in Oladanga village under Nilagiri police limits of the district today. The cattle came in contact with a live 11 kv wire while grazing in a farm land causing the mishap, locals said. Strong winds accompanied by rain last night reportedly snapped the transmission wire, […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021