Power supply affected in Lutyen`s zone
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Last Updated: Sunday, July 17, 2011, 21:47
New Delhi: Power supply was affected today in some areas around the Moti Lal Nehru Marg in Lutyens' Delhi when a power transformer caught fire on Sunday.

Delhi Fire Service officials said five fire tenders were rushed to douse the fire on the transformer located at the Motilal Nehru Marg.

The fire was reported at around 3:30 pm and within half-an-hour it was doused, they said adding it was located few hundred metres away from the official residence of Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit.

Officials said supply of power was affected to the near-by areas for about 30 minutes as alternative arrangement was made immediately.

The power distribution network in Lutyens's Delhi areas is maintained by the civic agency NDMC.


First Published: Sunday, July 17, 2011, 21:47

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