Nothing like blackout in Punjab claims electricity board chairman Venu Prasad

Charanjit Singh Kohli

Patiala, October 28

Electricity Board Chairman Ai Venu Prasad said there would be nothing like blackout. Press talks held at the Electricity Board of Patiala but the questions appeared to be answered, the chairman said that there is a demand of 6000 MW power and 5000 we have 1000 mega watts of power shortage which will be purchased by excise but somewhere coal 2 or 4 days is left, due to which there is a concern.

There were few reports claiming that Punjab will face blackout in next 2 or 3 days.