Mumbai, October 12
Large parts of the financial capital reported a major power outage on Monday morning due to a technical failure.
In a tweet, Brihanmumbai Electricity Supply and Transport (BEST) said, “The electric supply is interrupted due to TATAs incoming electric supply failure.”
The power cut was reported in Thane, Navi Mumbai and other areas as well.
All power companies — MahaVitaran, Adani, Tata and BEST — confirmed the development but declined to comment on the reasons.
The electric supply is inttruptted due to TATAs incoming electric supply faiure.
Inconveniences is regretted.
— BEST Electricity (@myBESTElectric) October 12, 2020
Suburban local train services, operating only for essential workers at present, were affected from 1005 hours, sources said.
Multiple operators, including the state-run BEST, Adani Electricity and Tata Power supply power to the city.
Officials at the utilities were not immediately available for comment. PTI