Dhabeji pumping station shutsdown, Karachi under severe water shortage

KARACHI: Karachi has been facing crucial water  shortage of at least 100 million gallons of water due to shutdown of one of the largest pumping stations (Dhabeji) since Sunday evening.

Karachi Water and Sewerage Board (KWSB) sources stated that, Dhabeji pumping station has not pumped a single gallon of water for the last very many hours as Karachi Electric Supply Company (KESC) wast yet to restore its power.

The affected areas included Korangi, Landhi, Shah Faisal, Gulistan e Jauhar, Mehmoodabad and North Nazimabad.