Karachi, May 16, 2023: KE will be undertaking a critical maintenance activity at Azizabad grid on Wednesday, May 17, 2023, to ensure the stability and reliability of power supply to consumers residing in these areas.
The activity requires a shutdown from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM for SITE grid during which there may be temporary interruption of supply in areas connected to the above-mentioned grids.
All customers registered on 8119 have been informed about this maintenance shutdown via SMS in advance.
For further guidance, customers may also reach out to KE’s social media platforms or via call center 118.
Areas served by Azizabad grid that may experience power shutdown during the maintenance activity are:
F.B Area Block 2 & Bhangoria Goth, F.B Area Block-3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 15, Bandhani Colony, Rafiqabad, Ikramabad, Sikandarabad Liaquatabad.
K-Electric (KE) is a public listed company incorporated in Pakistan in 1913 as KESC. Privatized in 2005 KE is the only vertically integrated utility in Pakistan supplying electricity within a 6500 km square territory including Karachi and its adjoining areas. The majority shares (66.4%) of the company are listed in the PSX owned by KES Power, a consortium of investors including Aljomaih Power Limited of Saudi Arabia, National Industries Group (Holding), Kuwait, and the Infrastructure and Growth Capital Fund (IGCF). The Government of Pakistan is also a minority shareholder (24.36%) in the company.