Residents in Chennai will face a seven-hour power cut on Monday, August 13, from 9 am, due to maintenance work being carried out by the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO). If the works are completed by then, the power supply will resume before 4 pm.
Several parts of Chennai will face power cuts. These are:
Sastri Nagar (Valmiki Nagar area): First and Third Seaward Road, Balakrishna Road, Jayaram Nagar, Kuppam Beach Road, Rajasrinivasa Nagar Main Road (First, Second and Third Streets), Raja Gopalan (First, Second and Third) Street , Teachers colony First, Second, Third and Fourth Street, Vembuliamman Koil Street.
Taramani: Kotturpuram slum board, Ranjith Road, Surya Nagar, Maruthai Avenue, Ambadi Street, Arunachalam Road.
Devambedu: Agaram, Kallore, Poongulam, Rakkampalayam, Seganiyum, Pallipalayam, Periyamangodu.
Injambakkam: Bharath Avenue, ECR Injambakkam to Akkarai, Seshadri Avenue, ISKCON Temple Road, Vimala Garden, Ramakrishna Road, Rajiv Avenue, TVS Avenue, Akkarai Village, Gunal Garden, Pebble Beach, Jagajeevan Ram Avenue.
Sembium: Gowthamapuram housing board, Jawahar Street, Raja Street (part), Periyar Nagar (Vyasarpadi), Subramanian Nagar, MPM Street (part), Ramana Nagar (part), Car Nagar, Veerapandian Street, New Kamaraj Nagar, Maduma Nagar (part), Manikkavinayagar Koil Street, Kattabomman Street, Tirupur Kumaran Street.
Paper Mills Road area: MSM Main Road (First to Third Street), Jaibeem Nagar, State Bank Colony, George Colony, Lakshmi Nagar, Vasanth Apartment, Kennedy Square North, Anbazhagan Nagar, Prakasam Street, part of TVK Nagar, Balram Street, Kennedy square one part, Teeds Garden Fourth Street.
Incidentally, it is the second time in three weeks that the Sembium neighbourhood is experiencing a power cut for maintenance work.