BVI Cable TV has claimed that a number of its fiber optic cables are being damaged mainly as a result of ‘malicious acts’ in a number of communities on Tortola, resulting in widespread disruption in service.
Based on photographs posted on the company’s Facebook page on June 9, 13, and 20 this year, the cables are most often cut.
BVI Cable TV is not the only company that has been hit apparently by vandals in recent times. Up to March this year, telecom company FLOW complained bitterly about serial vandals cutting its transmission lines in different sections of Tortola, sometimes disrupting service to hundreds of customers.
Copyright 2020 BVI News, Media Expressions Limited. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or distributed.