Several areas in Bengaluru will face power cuts from February 24, Saturday, to February 28 from 9 am to 5 pm, the state government has announced. The power cuts are happening to enable relaying of some power lines.
According to Bengaluru Electricity Supply Company (Bescom) officials, due to the construction of the Hoodi-HSR and Hoodi-EPIP Metro rail lines, the power supply will be cut.
“The Karnataka Electricity Supply Company has asked Bescom to increase the height of the power lines in several areas where metro construction is going on. For this purpose, power cuts will be done,” a senior BESCOM Official said.
What areas will be affected?
According to BESCOM officials several parts of east and south east Bengaluru will face power cuts. These include,
HSR Layout sector 1 to 7
Central Public Works Department quarters
Karnataka State Reserve Police quarters
Lake Dew Residency
Areas surrounding Agara Flyover
Satish Kumar Layout
Red Food Park East
Parts of MM Palya
Banu Nursing Home Road
Vysya Bank Road
KSRP 9th Battalion
Koramangala 1st and 2nd block
Areas surrounding Sarjapur Main Road
Green Glen Layout
Exora Business Park and surrounding areas
Lake Shore Homes
Outer Ring Road near Bellandur
RMZ Eco Space
Embassy Tech Park and surrounding areas