World Record Name: the largest in human history blackouts: Indian power outages
World record holder: India Blackouts
World record areas: power outages
World Record rules: power outages, affecting about 670 million persons
World record number: 20120800002
World Record valid: to record was broken up.
World Record Witness: carrying the flag of World Records certified teacher 001
World Records Source: World record library to carrying the flag
Through the audit Date: August 1, 2012
World Record Certification date: August 1, 2012
World Record Details:
The largest in the history of mankind blackouts: Indian power outages
July 31, 2012, in the northern Indian power is restored after a few hours, while the eastern and northern grid paralysis, more than half of India's land area power outages, six hundred million people were affected. Areas affected by power outages nationwide reach 13 states, the affected population of over 600 million people, more than the combined populations of the EU countries.