Karachi – August 12, 2018: Power supply to some parts of Karachi was partially affected due to EHT line tripping early in the morning. Affected areas included Clifton, Defense, Korangi, Bahadurabad, Saddar and some pockets in Bin Qasim, Landhi and Garden.
According to KE Spokesperson, “KE teams initiated restoration work immediately and power supply was restored to most of the affected areas instantly whereas supply to rest of the affected areas was restored within few hours. It is pertinent to note that all strategic installations falling in affected areas was restored on priority.”
KE regrets the inconvenience caused to its valued customers due to unforeseen circumstances. Moreover, consumers are advised to stay away from any broken wires, electrical poles and transformers especially during rainy and windy weather. The utility continues to urge citizens to refrain from using illegal means (Kundas) to abstract power. Customers are requested to inform the power utility of any broken wires or complaints by calling on 118. Queries may also be sent via SMS to 8119 or through KE’s Social Media platforms.