The peak demand crossed the 6,000 MW-mark the previous night for the first time this season and reached 6,193 MW at 10:43 PM, discom officials said. It was 6,214 MW at 3.27 PM on Friday, they said.
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The maximum temperature in Delhi is already 7 degrees above normal at 37 degrees, in line with the IMD’s forecast of a searing summer.
The weather office on Friday said that the southwest Monsoon was likely to cover some more parts of Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, West Bengal, and the Northeast during the next 2-3 days.
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Discoms estimate Delhi's summer demand reach around 6500 MW this summer. At other times, it is almost half of that quantity.
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