Karachi: Light shower in some areas, power outage reported in several areas of city
Light rains in some parts of Karachi caused power outages in many parts of the city, causing severe distress to the citizens in confinement and heat.
Electricity has been suspended in Nazimabad, North Nazimabad, Clifton, Defense, FB Area, Malir, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Saddar, PECHS Block 2, Liaquatabad C-1 Area and Gulistan-e-Jauhar.
Citizens say that KE Call Center 118 and KE SMS service are also not working while complaints are not being registered on KE’s app.
Sources said that power supply to Karachi has been suspended due to tripping in the high transmission line.
Sources said that power supply to Karachi from NTDC has been disrupted.
Sources said that hundreds of KE feeders were shut down due to a fault in the high transmission line.
Meanwhile, Electric of Karachi Electricity Distribution Company said that reports of power outage have been received from different parts of the city.
According to a spokesman for Electric, the situation of power outage is being reviewed, while the situation is being monitored.