Power Department

  • Total disruption of power supply to Mon, Longleng & Tuli
    Kohima, September 22 (MExN): The State Power Department has informed of the total disruption of power supply to Mon and Longleng districts and Tuli sub-division. The disruption was reportedly caused by an uprooted tree falling on the transmission line as a result of heavy storm and lightning. The 66kV Mokokchung-Tuli-Naganimora-Tizit-Mon S/C transmission line was badly damaged between Mokokchung-Tuli on September 21, Er Nribemo Mozhui, Chief Engineer (T&G) Department of Power
  • NPCC draws government attention to erratic power supply
    Dimapur, July 11 (MExN): The Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC) has written to the state government regarding erratic power supply in the state. “In today’s age, people deserve uninterrupted power supply,” NPCC President, K Therie said in a statement on Saturday, adding that if that is not possible, at least dependable power supply should be available. He highlighted that most of the industries depending on power supply incur losses due to erratic po
  • One lineman electrocuted, survives in Dimapur 
    Morung Express News Dimapur | July 9   One power lineman was accidentally electrocuted in Dimapur today. It was informed that the man was in the process of disengaging lines at a distribution transformer at the NMM road-Landmark colony junction to replace a rusted electric pole.    According to a Power Department official, the supply was shut at the time. However, there was another complaint at the "Kashiram feeder" (line) in another location.&nb
  • Power shutdown in Western Angami areas
    A power station in Dimapur. (Representative Image: Morung File Photo)   Kohima, February 15 (MExN): The electricity department has informed consumers in the Western Angami areas about a total shutdown of power supply on February 16 from 7:00 am to 4:00 pm. “This is being done for stringing work for Conversion of 33kV Pole structure to Lattice Ring-Main between Minister Hill to New Secretariat,” the notice read. The establishment of the Sub Divisional Officer, Trans
  • NERC conducts first-ever power consumers’ court
    Bats for corporatisation of Power Dept    Our Correspondent Kohima | February 4 Nagaland Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) Chairman, Imtikumjuk Ao has urged upon the Department of Power, Nagaland to accelerate the process  towards “corporatisation” and become a business house rather than continuing as a mere government department. Holding the first ever power consumers’ court hearing in the Conference Hall of Engineer-in-Chief of Power Depar
  • Power dept reminds consumer on disconnection notice
    Representative Image: Department of Power, Dimapur Electrical Division reminds consumers on the disconnection notice for non-payment of electricity bills and other illegal activities like meter tampering and hooking. (Morung File Photo)     DIMAPUR, JANUARY 24 (MExN): Department of Power, Dimapur Electrical Division has reminded all the consumers on the disconnection notice for non-payment of electricity bills for consecutive 2 months and all other illegal
  • Nagaland: Electricity field workers to protest from Oct 3
    A file photo of electricity field workers atop a pole in Dimapur. (Morung file Photo)   DIMAPUR, SEPTEMBER 30 (MExN): The All Nagaland Electricity Field Workers Association (ANEFWA) has directed all members of the association to report to their respective district HQs and prepare to stage state wide agitation starting October 3. This was informed in a press release from the ANEFWA president, Ayeto Sumi and General Secretary, Tepuhosul. The ANEFWA had submitted a charte
  • Nagaland Power Dept launches validation exercise in 9 towns
    An power department employees is seen doing repair atop pole in Dimapur. (Morung File Photo)   Exercise to help rectify lapses in IT billing system, dept seeks public cooperation    DIMAPUR, SEPTEMBER 10 (MExN): The Nagaland State Power Department today informed that it has launched an extensive validation and spot verification exercise for the identification and correct tagging of all electricity consumers to their respective transformers a