New Delhi: Former India cricket captain MS Dhoni’s wife Sakshi Dhoni on Monday raised a question about the ‘power crisis in Jharkhand’. He tweeted, ‘As a taxpayer of Jharkhand, just want to know why Jharkhand is facing power crisis for so many years? We are making sure we save energy!’ Let us tell you that before this tweet, Dhoni’s last tweet was a year ago.
The people of the state are suffering from constant load shedding as the temperature is above 40 degree Celsius in most parts of the state.
The heatwave engulfed West Singhbhum, Koderma and Giridih districts, while it is likely to extend up to Ranchi, Bokaro, East Singhbhum, Garhwa, Palamu and Chatra till April 28.
Earlier today, Power Minister RK Singh and Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnav discussed short term and long term strategies to deal with rising power demand, amid threats of escalating energy crisis due to short supply of coal to power plants. .
first published:April 26, 2022, 11:27 a.m.