Power tariff

Only lights to go off, not all other appliances: Odisha govt


Bhubaneswar: In view of Prime Minister’s appeal to switch off lights at 9 PM on 5th April, the Odisha government on Saturday advised the people to continue running other appliances during the time.

The government asked the people to continue running other appliances such as TV, Refrigerator and ACs in their homes without any apprehension.

Similarly, street lights along with lights in Hospitals and other essential services will remain on.

Residentials/housing societies/ residential apartments have been requested not to switch off their main supply at feeder. 

People are also requested to switch on the lights in their home after 9.09 pm progressively with some time intervals.