The load shedding regulations in Meghalaya has been withdrawn by the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) Limited.
This was informed by Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma.
Conrad Sangma said: “Happy to inform that NTPC Limited has withdrawn the load shedding regulation.”
The development has also been confirmed by Meghalaya Power Minister James Sangma.
James Sangma said: “After my official visit to New Delhi on March 3rd 2021 to meet with Union Power Minister, I’m delighted to inform that the NTPC Limited has withdrawn the load shedding regulation.”
Happy to inform that @ntpclimited has withdrawn the load shedding regulation. Thank Hon'ble Union Minister of State, Sh. @RajKSinghIndia ji for his intervention and State Power Minister, Sh. @JamesSangma1 for diligently pursuing the matter. https://t.co/Dht6pwWVgv
— Conrad Sangma (@SangmaConrad) March 10, 2021
Earlier last week, Meghalaya’s Power Department had announced a new load shedding schedule for different areas in the State.