13-hr power cut set in Ilocos Norte on Saturday

LAOAG CITY —The Ilocos Norte Electric Cooperative (INEC), the lone power distribution utility in Ilocos Norte province, announced Friday 13-hour power interruption affecting some parts of the province.

Noel Andres, Information Officer of INEC, said that in order to carry out necessary maintenance and upgrading of work of its distribution facilities, electric service will be temporarily interrupted on Saturday from 5:00 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the entire municipality of Burgos except Paayas village, the towns of Bangui and Dumalneg, including Pagudpud except Pancian and Pasaleng villages.

“May we request you to please bear with us for the inconvenience and difficulties arising from this electric service interruption,” said Andres as he advised the affected consumers to take the necessary preparations and precautions for this scheduled interruption. PNA/northboundasia.com