Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and his Cabinet got a first hand experience of the grim power scenario in the state with the annexe, where the CM's office is located, plunging into darkness following a sudden power cut here.
Massive power failure in Northern and Eastern India over the last two days has given ammunition to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi to attack the Congress-led UPA Government at the Centre on Tuesday.
Taking a serious note of the power
outage at Indira Gandhi International Airport which led to the
delay of around 80 flights, the government said it will
constitute a committee to probe the electricity failure.
Passengers on a Delhi Metro
got stuck inside a train for over 45 minutes on Sunday after the
train stopped abruptly near the Rajiv Chowk station due to
power failure leading to disruption of service on Line 3.