Press Esc to close
Thursday 23 October 2014
News updated at 7:50 PM IST
Weather
Max: 0°C
Min : 0°C
In Bangalore
Sunny day

Brace for a 'power'less Sunday in City

Bangalore, Sept 20, 2013, DHNS:

BWSSB work will also affect water supply next week

File image: For representational purpose

Bangaloreans will have to go without power and water in the next three days with Bescom and BWSSB scheduling maintenance works.

Power supply in many parts of the City will be disrupted on on Sunday as Bescom is taking up maintenance work on a massive scale. A Bescom official said that no significant maitenance work had been undertaken for nearly one-and-a-half years as requisite permission could not be obtained.

Bescom is presently upgrading its faciltiies by installing Distribution and Automation System. “We have to complete the automation by end of 2013, so we will have to do it on a large scale. While the incovenience caused by this is great for a day, the benefits in the long run are greater,” the official said.

Once the new system is in place, pinpointing a fault in a particular line, which now takes about an hour, could take just five minutes, according to the official. “During heavy rains, disruptions in power lines can cut power for seven to eight hours in an area. With this system in place, we can supply power from a parallel line,” the official said.


The affected areas:

Sunkadakatte Industrial Area, Byraveshwaranagar, Chandana Layout, Sunkadakatte, Kebbehalla, Rajiv Gandhinagar, Channappa Layout, BEL Layout, Anjanangar, Mudhipalya, Gidadhakonnenahalli, 8th Block SMV Layout, ‘D’ Group Layout, Part of Health Family Layout and part of RHBCS Layout, MPM Layout, RHBCS 1st and 2nd Stage, Hanumanthanagar, Kebehalla, Sunkadakatte, Srinivasanagar Pipeline Road, Muthuraya Layout, P and T Layout Road, Ramanna Compound, B M Shankarappa Estate, Metro Quarters, Hegganahalli Main Road, Veerabasweshwar Nagar, NIE, BIE, Vinayaka Nagar, Andrahalli,Hegganahalli, Maruthi Nagar, Maruthi Sivananda Nagar, Sanjivininagar, Mohan Theatre, area, Gajanana Nagar, Sajjan Rao Compound, Sollapuradamma Layout, Vishwaneedam Farm, Indiranagar Slum, 1st, 2nd,3rd Main, Sethy Layout, Shivanagalli, Bhovi Colony, 1st, 2nd, 3rd Block, 3rd Stage, B Nagar, Thimmaiah Road, Mahaganapathi Nagar, 1st Block, 3rd Stage, 3rd Block, 3rd Stage, B Nagar, Adarsha Layout, Maruthi , Gayathri Layout, M Nagar, Indiranagar Slum, Old Sub- Registrar Office, Museam Quarters, 1st Stage Layout, Kaveri Nagar, P&T Layout, KEC Colony, 3rd Stage, Venkateshwara Krupa Layout, Karnataka Layout, K Nagar, Kaveri Nagar, NGO's Colony, 40 Eye's Bridge, Gruhalakshmi Layout, VGNSS P and Stores, Kamala Nagar TC, Gruhalakshmi 2nd Stage, Goutham School surroundings, Guddeganapathi Temple surroundings, Karim Sab Layout, Hegganahalli Main Road, Vedha Garments, KTG College Road, Lakshmi Devi Layout, Channama House Area, Byadarahalli, Anjananagara, BEL Layout, Gidadakondenahlli, Muddaiahnapalya, BDA 8th and 9th Block, Railway Layout, Upkar Nagar, Bhavani Lay out, Balaji Layout Byadadarahalli, BEL II Stage, Gollarahatti, Ratnanagara, Modern Layout, Daninamande, Bilikallu, P&T Layout, Nuggalipalya, Ullala D Group Layout, Herohalli, Tunganagar, Kempegowda Nagar, Police Quarters, Bhyraveshwara Industrial Area, Tunganagar, Kempegowdanagar, Hosahalli, ‘D’ Group Layout, Balaji Layout, Gollarahatti, Chikka Gollarahatti, Kodigehalli, Kodigehalli Colony, Kallahalli, Hosahalli, Seegehalli, Seegehalli Colony, BMTC Depot, Anikethananagara, Panchamukhi Layout, Skandanagara, Nadakerappa Industrial Estate, Anjananagara, Mahadeshwaranagara, Herohalli, Muneshwaranagara, Maruthinagara, Nagarahole nagara, Sanjeevininagara.
Peenya 3rd Stage, Peenya 4th Phase, Brindavan, 3rd Phase, Sri Rama Deluxe, Krishi Irrigation, Station Auxiliary, 2nd Stage, 4th Main, 5th Main, 6th,7th Cross, A, B and C type, Rajagopal Nagar, Prerana Motors Road, NTTF Road, N G Halli, Shivapura,.
NG Halli, Kariobanahally, Rukmininagara, Thigalarapalya, Part of Andhrahalli, 2nd Phase PIA HMT Layout, Doddabidarakallu, Sobha Developers and surrounding areas. Jai Bharat Industrial Area, Kurlon, MBL, MES Road, Raghavendra Layout, Vyshnavi Apartment, Railway, Professional Clothing , LT Karle, Isro Quarters, Doordarshan Quarters, 4th Block, Driving Track Road, Hanuman Weaving, BFW, HMT, NTRO.
Santhoshnagar, Ravindranagar, Garrison, Shettihally, SM Road, Kalahastinagar, Officers’ Model Colony, Gati Road, Gemini Road, 1st Phase Peenya, Ravi Kirloskar Hospital Road, BWF, TATA Tea, ITC, I R Road, Welcast, Volvo and surrounding areas.  Lakshmipura, Singapura, Singapura Garden, Abbigere Dinne, Abbigere Village, Kalanagar, Kuvempunagar and surrounding areas.  Hesaraghatta, Ivarakandapura, Guddadahally, Poultry farm, IIHR, Kalenahally, Linganahally, Seethakempanahally, Harohallypalya, Madappanahally, Koluvarayanahally, CIFA, Shivakote, Madigairihahally, Kurubarahally, Doddabyalakere, Chikka Bylakere, Mavallipura, Thammarasanahalli, Kodagi Thirumalapura, Indo Danish Farm, Dasenahalli, Bilijaji, Chikkanahalli and surrounding areas.

Shivanahally, Srinidhi Layout, BWSSB, Puttenahalli, Pavani, Heritage, CRPF, Ramagondanahally, IVRI, Kenchenahally, Gatiganahalli, Harohalli, Suradenapura, Sadnahalli, Isro Layout, Akashnagar, Bescom, LBS Nagar, YNK A, B Sector, Avalahally, SN Hally, Rajankunte, Honnenahally, Nagenahalli, AV Pura, Marasandra, Silver Oak, Nelakunte, Kakolu, Hylapura, Byathseerasandra, Mylappanahalli, Shanaboganahalli, Kamakshipura, Ossenenahalli, Arakere, Byrapura, Dinnurm Shirke Apartments, 5th Phase and Yelahanka New Town.

MS Ramaiah Hi-tech Hospital and College, LG Halli, New BEL Road, MLA Layout, BEL, KB Koliwada, New BEL Road, RMV 2nd Stage, Dollars Colony, AG Layout, ITI Layout,  Devasandra, CM Halli, Jaladarshini Layout, MSR Industrial Estate, MSR Nagar, AK Colony, Mathikere, MSR Engineering College HT, Sadashivanagar, Isro, CM Halli, RMV2nd Stage, New BEL Road, Commercial area, Seenappa Layout, Abbigere Main Road, Gangamma Circle, DB Sandra, Kodigehalli, Chamundi Layout, RC Pura, Nanjappa Layout, BB Nagar, MES, Prestige Group, Muthyal Nagar and surrounding areas.

Chennamma Choultry Road, Bhoopsandra Telephone Exchange, VS Layout, NTI Layout, Vinayaka layout, KMF Dairy, Brindavan College, VSNL, Bhadrappa Layout, Balaji Layout, Amco Layout, Maruthinagar,Tatanagar, GMR Kalyanamantapa, Lottegollahally, Devinagar, LKR Nagar and surrounding areas, Basaveshwara Layout, Dollars Colony 1st Main Road, Nagashetty slum.
RK Garden, Sanjeevappa Colony, LG Halli, Ex CM residence and other VIPs, BEL Road, Devasandra 80' Road, Pampa Nagar, LIC Colony, MK Nagar, Akkiyappa Garden, BK Nagar, KN Extension, YPR 1st Main Road, Gokula, Mathikere, HMT Main Road, SBM Colony, Mathikere, MRJ Colony, AK Colony, Brindavannagar, Bandappa Garden, Muthyal Nagar, BK Nagar, MK Nagar, JP Park, SBM Colony, Akkiyappa Garden, Pampanagar, HMT, Gokulaand surrounding areas.

AGBG Layout, Janapriyanivas, Shettihalli Road, Lakeview Defence Colony, Garrison Engineering, Chikkasandra, Babanna Layout, AYR Layout, Sapthagiri Medical College, Mallasandra, BHEL Mini Colony, Muneshwara Block, Kalyananagar and surrounding areas. Ashokapuram, Yeshwanthapura Industrial suburb, KSCL govt soap factory, Toyota Showroom and surrounding area, 86, Mahalakshmipuram, Nagpura, West of Chord Road, Dr Modi Road, Muneshwara Block, Sri Ram Nagar, Sathyanarayana Layout, Mico Layout, Pipe Line, MG Nagara, Shankar Mutt, VHBCS Layout, JP Nagara 17th Main Road to 24th Main Road, Bovipalya Pipeline, Mahalakshmi Layout, Entrance, Club Road, Kamalammana Gundi, Opp Iskcon temple and BNES Collage.

YNK Old town, Chowdeshwari, Kondappa Layout, Kogilu, Maruthinagar, Prakruthinagar, Hosabeedhi old post office road, Bestara Beedhi, Kote Beedhi, YNK Mathru, Someshwaranagar, Maruthinagar, Kogilu, BB Road, Yelahanka.New town 208, 407, 'B' Sector, OB Sandra, Allalasandra, Saradhanagar, Janapriya, Anriya,Bagalur Cross, Venkatal, Nitte College, BSF, IAF, Astrageneca, Ryan International College, PDMS, Canadian School, Kattigenahalli, Palanahally, Dwarakhanagar, NCBS and GKVK.

Water supply

All the five stages of the Cauvery water supply will be stopped for six hours on September  24, to take up various electrical works. Supply to all parts of the City will be disrupted on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Commissioning of the second 25-MVA transformer will be taken up in order to get necessary electricity to Cauvery 4th Stage Phase II project, at Harohalli.  Similarly, the work of delinking existing 220 KV KPTCL line and commissioning of newly erected 220 KV metering bay at Harohalli and linking of 6 6KV UG cable to the existing overhead line of CWSS Stage I,II and III will be taken up at Tataguni.

Go to Top

Photo Gallery
Hindu priest performs evening prayers called 'Aarti' on the banks of the river Yamuna...

Hindu priest performs evening prayers called 'Aarti' on the banks of the river Yamuna...

Dakshineswar Temple decorated with lights for the Kali Puja and Diwali at North 24 Pargana...

Dakshineswar Temple decorated with lights for the Kali Puja and Diwali at North 24 Pargana...

Firecrackers light up the sky as people celebrate Diwali festival in Mumbai...

Firecrackers light up the sky as people celebrate Diwali festival in Mumbai...

School students lighting earhen lamps at Tulsi Ghat in Varanasi...

School students lighting earhen lamps at Tulsi Ghat in Varanasi...

A view of decorated Madan Mohan Malviya Stadium with oil lamps during Deepwali festival...

A view of decorated Madan Mohan Malviya Stadium with oil lamps during Deepwali festival...

Illuminated Golden Temple on the eve of Diwali in Amritsar...

Illuminated Golden Temple on the eve of Diwali in Amritsar...

Children with special needs light firecrackers as they celebrate Diwali...

Children with special needs light firecrackers as they celebrate Diwali...

Border Security Force (BSF) soldiers enjoy Diwali celebrations on the eve of Diwali...

Border Security Force (BSF) soldiers enjoy Diwali celebrations on the eve of Diwali...

Hindu priests light oil lamps in a formation of the 'Swastika', a Hindu symbol of peace...

Hindu priests light oil lamps in a formation of the 'Swastika', a Hindu symbol of peace...

A Border Security Force (BSF) soldier lights sparklers on the eve of Diwali...

A Border Security Force (BSF) soldier lights sparklers on the eve of Diwali...

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bangalore - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523