The collapse of three of India’s five electricity grids on Tuesday left more than half the country’s 1.2 billion population without power.
It was the second day of blackouts, following the
The two blackouts left commuters stranded on roads and train lines and forced hospitals to turn to generators to keep operations going. The size of the outages were stunning even for Indians, who are long used to power blackouts. By Wednesday, most of the
Click ahead to see images from India's power blackout.
By Rajeshni Naidu-GhelaniPosted August 1, 2012