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  • 3:00 PM IST

    Mumbai Power Failure LIVE: The power supply (in Mumbai) has been restored substantially, out of 2000 MW which went off, about 1900 MW has been restored, the remaining will be restored soon. The national grid is fine, the problem happened in some parts of the state grid, said Union Power Minister RK Singh

  • 12:58 PM IST

  • 12:57 PM IST

    Mumbai Power Failure LIVE: Central main line train services restored

  • 12:57 PM IST

    Mumbai Power Failure LIVE: Trains between CSMT-Panvel on Harbour Line have resumed. We’re trying to restore services between CSMT-Kalyan, CSMT-Karjat/Kasara. Long-distance trains from Mumbai rescheduled, and incoming trains regulated at interchange points: CPRO, Central Railway

  • 12:56 PM IST

    Mumbai Power Failure LIVE: CM Uddhav Thackeray spoke to State Power Minister Nitin Raut and BMC Commissioner over grid failure in Mumbai and gave directions for its restoration as soon as possible

  • 12:41 PM IST

    Mumbai Power Failure LIVE: Repair and maintenance work was underway at Circuit 1 of 400 KV GIS centre and the entire load was put on Circuit 2. A sudden technical failure in Circuit 2 resulted in power supply being affected in most parts of Mumbai and Thane: Maharashtra Energy Minister Nitin Raut

  • 12:23 PM IST

    Mumbai Power Failure LIVE: Power supply, from MSETCL was available at Vasai Road and it has been extended to work essential suburban trains between Borivili to Virar section.

  • 12:03 PM IST

  • 12:00 PM IST

    Mumbai Power Failure LIVE: In case of emergencies residents can call on 022-22694727.

  • 11:31 AM IST

    Mumbai Power Failure LIVE: Traffic signal and CCTV at road junctions in the city have also been disrupted due to the power outage in the city.

New Delhi: Several parts of Mumbai suffered a power outage due to “TATAs incoming electric supply failure” on Monday. Efforts were on to restore the supply at the earliest, said an official from the Energy Department. Also Read - Uddhav Launches Fresh Salvo at BJP Over Free Vaccine Promise, GST; Dares Party to Topple Maha Govt | Highlights

All the power companies — MahaVitaran, Adani, Tata and BEST have confirmed the development but declined to comment on the reasons. Also Read - IPL 2020, RR vs MI in Abu Dhabi: Predicted Playing XIs, Pitch Report, Toss Timing, Squads, Weather Forecast For Match 45

In a statement, the Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport said that electric supply in Mumbai interrupted due to ‘TATA’s incoming electric supply failure’.

Following this, Mumbai suburban trains on Central Railway were also affected.  “Mumbai Suburban trains on CR held up due to grid failure. We will update ASAP. Kindly bear with us”, tweeted the Central Railway zone.

Besides, trains running between the Churchgate-Borivali section have been suspended. The Western Railway has urged commuters not to panic and maintain social distancing.

“In view of interruption in Traction power at 10.05 hrs due to Grid failure of Tata Power company, services between Churchgate and Borivili are suspended. It shall be resumed as soon as the traction power supply is restored. Commuters are requested to cooperate”, the Western Railway said.

It added, “However, Power supply, from MSETCL available at Vasai Road & it has been extended to work essential suburban trains between Borivali to Virar section. Efforts are on to start services in the Churchgate-Borivali section. Commuters are requested not to panic”.