South Delhi areas to face power cuts

New Delhi: Several areas in South Delhi will face power cuts on rotational basis for the next 15 days beginning Saturday due planned shut down of a major transmission line.

A power department official said the 220 KV transmission line from Maharani Bagh sub-station to Lodhi Road Sub-Station will be shut down for the next 15 days to carry out construction work on the elevated road project over the Barapullah Nallah.

The areas to be affected because of the shut down include Defence Colony, HUDCO Complex, Nizammuddin, Lajpat Nagar, Niti Bagh, Udai Park, Gulmohar Park, Sunder Nagar, Friends Colony, Maharani Bagh, India Habitat Centre, Kilokari, East of Kailash and adjoining areas.