Energy Amid lockdown to contain COVID-19 , power demand falls over 25% to 125.81 GW on April 2 Updated : April 03, 2020 03:42 PM IST Power demand fell around 43 GW on Thursday compared to the same day a year ago. Power demand was down mainly due to lower requirements from industry and discoms. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.