The government has decided to start area-based specific-time load shedding in the country from tomorrow (Tuesday).
The residents of the specific area will be informed before the load shedding.
Energy Advisor to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Tawfiq-e-Elahi Chowdhury and State Minister for the Ministry of Power, Energy, and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid said at a meeting at PMO on Monday.
“There will be one to two hours of load shedding per day. And all the shops will remain closed after 8 pm,” the energy adviser said.
Besides, petrol pumps will also remain shut once a week. The government and private offices will continue virtually.
The ACs’ of all mosques will be kept off to save electricity.