DERA MURAD JAMALI: Unknown men blew up two towers of high transmission line at night between Friday and Saturday near Tehsil Chithar area of Nasirabad district, causing suspension of electricity supply to respective areas of Sibi district including Quetta.
According to police, unidentified men had attached improvise explosive devices (IED) with electricity pylon No. 435 and pylon No. 436 of high transmission line coming from Guddo Barrage which went off.
As a result, Quetta and other respective areas of Sibi district were deprived of electric supply after damages to electricity pylon of high transmission line.
The teams of National Transmission and Dispatch Company (NTDC) reached the site and started repairing of damaged electricity pylons.