16-hour outage in Allahabad as discom staff strike hits UP power supply

PTI06 10 2020 000119B

The strike by the employees of the Purvanchal Vidyut Vitran Nigam Limited against proposed privatisation continued for a second day on Tuesday, affecting power supply in several regions of Uttar Pradesh. Major city Allahabad saw power outage for over 16 hours. Electricity board employees sit on a dharna in Prayagraj. (Photo: PTI) The employees including … Read more