Gurgaon: Long hours of power cut on Friday proved to be a black day for the industrial area of Gurgaon. Owing to the problems in the thermal power plants, the state is reeling under power crises. Acute power shortage has given sleepless nights to the citizens.

From last two weeks power rostering has given tough time to the locals and the industrialists in Gurgaon. Besides residential areas were caught in the grip of power cuts, industrial area too became the worst hit sector.

The Head of the Udyog Vihar Industrial Association, Praveen Yadav said that such frequent power cut was not a natural phenomenon in the city. The factories were made to run on generators throughout the day. “It is still a big question as to when will be the losses suffered in a single day would be recovered,” he added.