India to switch off lights at 9 PM on Sunday to communicate team spirit in times of lockdown.

Grid management authorities has already swung into action after the announcement of the Prime Minister of India, who asked citizens to switch off lights at 9 PM on Sunday night to express unity in times of lockdown.

                         Since the occasion is known in advance, actions can be taken to make certain that grid is not affected. It is expected that the demand may trim down by about 15 GW during the nine minutes and will be alike to one hour pan-India ‘Earth Hours’ accomplished every so often. Though it’s a challenge to grid operators to decrease power generation to manage with the countrywide nine-minute blackout and lifting up it within such short time the grid managers in India are capable of jack up to the situation.

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