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CM orders probe on Mumbai power cut as supply resumes in some areas; train services restored

Mumbai power cut: After a widespread power outage in and around Mumbai for over an hour, supply was gradually restored in a few areas, including Kharghar in Navi Mumbai, Churchgate in South Mumbai and Mumbra in Thane on Monday afternoon. Train services were also fully restored on both Central and Western Railway. Efforts are underway to resume supply in other affected locations.

Taking cognizance of the matter, Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray called for an immediate probe into the technical fault that led to the outage. "Thackeray discussed the power outage with Minister for Energy Nitin Raut and directed that immediate efforts be made to restore power supply," a statement from his office read. Follow Mumbai power cut LIVE UPDATES here Business and daily life in the financial capital came to a grinding halt this morning after a failure in the central grid of TATA Power at Kalwa hit Adani and BEST electricity distribution services in the city.

News source ~ Indian Express