Port Blair, Jul 12: Mr. Abdul Siddique, Former Pramukh, Mayabunder conducted a meeting with Dr.Satyendra Singh Dursawath (IAS), Deputy Commissioner, N&M Andaman along with Mr. Mohd. Haneef, Deputy Pradhan, Gram Panchayat Pokadera and Mr. Silvanus (Retd. Paravet) on 12th July 2022 and raised several issues in the area, especially the power crisis which arose due to the failure of the engine in the Panighat Power House at Mayabunder.
The Deputy Commissioner gave a patient hearing on all the issues. He mentioned that Engineers have arrived from Mainland and the breakdown engines will be in service within a few days and power service will be normalized soon.
He stated that direction has already been given to the concerned authority to provide power supply for the people of Mayabunder from Diglipur and Rangat till the proper function of the engine in Panighat Power House.