Kangan: A special team of Power Development Department (PDD) Ganderbal conducted raids in several areas of Kangan and Gund areas and seized large number of illegal power appliances including heaters and boilers.
As per details, a special team of PDD officials conducted series of raids in some areas of Kangan and Gund including Fraw, Kullan, Gagangeer, Sumbal Sheikh Mohallah, Tawheed pora Kangan and other inner areas of the villages and seized a large number of illegal power appliances used by the people which were putting extra load on power in the area.
The team also disconnected several illegal connections during the raids and warned the defaulters that strict action will be taken against those who were found involved in this practice in future.
The PDD officials said that drive has been launched to seize illegal power appliances with an aim to reduce power load which is resulting into unscheduled power curtailment in the area.
Assistant executive engineer Nisar Ahmad said the power load has significantly reduced after the drive. “If the people refrain from using illegal appliances and desist from hooking, they can get rid of the unscheduled power curtailment,” Ahmad said.