Differences and key point from Japan | New Delhi (India)

  • Infrastructure


Voltage 220 to 240 V, frequency 50 Hz, outlet shape is 3 pin round type or 2 pin round type. To use Japanese products, you need adapter plugs and transformers.
Electrical sockets are not quite good in condition, so it is dangerous to touch with a wet hand or to insert or remove the power outlet while turning on the power switch.

Due to tap water is hard water, glasses and tiles become white.
Sometimes water is hard and dirty, white clothing become dirty easly.

In the case of cylinder gas, it is safe to close the main plug in the cylinder body after using it. Also, in the case of city gas, it is safe to close the main plug near the meter when going out for a long period of time.
It is necessary to inspect the gas hose, some suppliers are come for checking aslo and force to change it so be careful.

<Water leakage>
Water leakage is the most common problem in Indian apartments. The places that are likely to occur are surroundings of the air conditioner as well as water.
There is a possibility of spreading in a short time, so if you discover water leakage it is better to tell the owner as soon as possible.

New construction in Japan, there is no problem! but if it is a new building in India, do not know what problems  will occure!
An apartment accident that really happened in India that can not be done in Japan
* The suddenly ceiling fell down
* Outlet of the air conditioner catch fire and the whole wall became burnt.