Kolkata: On routine inspection of 5780 Puja Pandals throughout the state by regional and divisional offices of WBSDCL, 2184 puja committees have been penalized for illegal power consumption and a bill of Rs. 40.49 Lakh has been claimed for drawing 10241.37 KVA from such committees.
1388 LT Mobile vans have been deployed round-the-clock to counter any disruption throughout West Bengal. Similarly, for HT Feeder maintenance, 655 mobile bans have deployed for emergency purpose.
On Tuesday, Maha Saptami evening the demand in WBSEDCL area was 5500 MW, including additional Puja load.