Telecom services stalled due to lightning

Ghanouli: Telecommunication services came to a standstill due to skyrocketing lightning at the tower situated at Ghanouli, the telephone exchange at ten o’clock this morning. According to the information, a lot of equipment of BSNL Department of Ghanouli got burnt due to lightning falling on the tower. At the same time, the rotor inside the box of Jio company was burnt. By the time the news was written, mobile services were started by both BSNL and Jio companies, but work was on to fix the landline and broadband service. Attempts were made to liaise with several BSNL officials to get information on the damage caused by the sky lightning but no one picked up the phone.