The Kuakata Hotel-Motel Owners Association has demanded for a 24/7 electricity supply since it is one of the major tourist destinations in Bangladesh. In addition, they have also demanded for a separate sub-station.
Around 50,000 to 60,000 tourists visit Kuakata during peak seasons. The secretary-general of Kuakata Hotel-Motel Owners Association stated that electricity is unavailable for 10 hours. Voltage for AC, TV, fridge, fan, and other electronic equipment of all the organizations including hotels and motels are low da