India: Storm causes huge damage to electrical power company in KanpurReprints
Kanpur Electricity Supply Co. Ltd. suffered major damage from a recent dust storm that hit Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh, The Times of India reported.
The storm damaged 23 high-tension wires and 33 electric poles. A company spokesman said eight transmission centers were shut down as a precautionary measure. Parts of the city suffered blackouts due to the technical problems.