Wah! Yogi power..24-hr electricity in UP

Lucknow: If you live in Uttar Pradesh, then there are chances that it willbe a cool summer for you. This, thanks to UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath who has directed officials of Energy Department to ensure a 24-hour power supply.    

The CM has directed the Energy Department to ensure 24 hour power supply in district headquarters, 20 hours in tehsils and 18 hours in rural areas.

"There must be uninterrupted power supply between 6 PM to 6 AM in rural areas," CM told the officials.

Yogi also directed the officials that in the next 100 days, five lakh new power connections should be distributed, and defective transformers should be replaced in 24 hours in urban and in 48 hours in rural areas.