A US-based research organisation had claimed that Chinese cyber attack may have been the reason behind Mumbai's power grid failure in October 2020.
A research quoted by NYT says that Chinese malware attack may have caused the massive power grid failure in Mumbai in October 2020.
Initial probe into October 12 Mumbai power outage suggests it was sabotage, malware detected at the load dispatch centre
Maharashtra cyber department have traced malware at Padgha-based state load dispatch centre that caused Mumbai power outrage
Mumbai Power Cut: Social media erupts with memes and jokes as the city faces outage due to grid failure
Every unusual event is an opportunity for memes and humour and the Mumbai power cut was no different.
Power outage experienced across the Mumbai Metropolitan Region(MMR) after Kalwa transformer that is the main supply line that provides electricity to Mumbai suffered multiple trippings and failures.
Apprehensions about grid instability due to 9-minute blackout on Sunday are misplaced, other electric appliances will be running: Power Ministry
The power ministry assures that adequate arrangements and protocols are in place to handle the variation in demand
It might get costly for the power companies to cut power
It is being considered a game changer for achieving universal electricity success.
The 35 KW plant will sell surplus power to the state electricity board