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CM for ban on 'incandescent' bulbs to save power in J and K

Posted on Feb 04, 03:17PM | UNI

Jammu, Feb 4 : Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister OmarAbdullah today advocated ban on incandescent bulbs to saveenergy and avoid power losses.

a€˜a€™Am going to move a proposal in the Cabinet to ban the use of incandescent bulbs in all Government and public
buildings. Can't sustain power losses,a€™a€™ Mr Abdullah tweeted on micro-blogging site.

He said that he would move a proposal seeking ban in a bid to save energy and avoid power losses.

Let's see what happens to the electricity this time around as more snow is around the cornera€™a€™, the Chief Minister tweeted.

The state government has been suffering huge losses on account of power purchase due to less realisation of revenue.