It is brought to the notice of the general consumers and government departments that the 2 Nos. DG sets of 5 MW New Bharat Hire Power Plant (HPP) has developed defects, due to this the availability of power has been restricted. Hence the Electricity Department will exercise approximately 30 minutes rotational load shedding from 5.00 PM to 9.00 PM w.e.f. 29.10.2012 in an around Port Blair and South Andaman area till rectification of defects. The schedule is tentative and may change any time accordingly to the availability/shortage of power. 

In addition rotational load shedding will also be carried out during day hours as and when required for maintenance of DG sets and other allied works.