KARACHI – A sudden electricity breakdown in Karachi on Sunday plunged various areas of the city into darkness. 30% area of the city experienced this breakdown. The loss of electricity has been pointed to tripping of transmission line which caused the breakdown in supply of electricity from more than 10 grid stations.
A technical problem in Liaqatabad grid station also terminated electricity supply to areas in the vicinity including Gulistan-e-Johar, Gulshan Iqbal, Landhi, Korangi, Shah Latif Town, Bhains Colony and Gulshan Hadeed.
Residents are facing severe distress due to this breakdown in electricity supply.
K-Electric Supply Company stated that the technical problems in the grid stations will be resolved quickly after which the electricity supply will be restored.