Electric appliances of a number of houses were damaged late Tuesday evening due to the defect in the power transmission system. High voltage electricity was supplied to Sector 2 area in Panchkula.
According to the residents, high voltage electricity was supplied to some 10-12 house. Due to the fault in the transmission system, residents complained that their ceiling fans, laptops and even some television sets were damaged.
A spokesman of the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam Ltd (UHBVNL) said there was a fault in the transmission system which has been rectified.
A resident of Sector 2 area, Navdeep Singh said due to the high voltage supply “two television sets in my house got damaged, and a tube-light also became defective”.