JAMSHORO: Electricity has been restored in most parts of Karachi after it plunged into darkness because of 500kv Extra High Tension line tripping near Jamshoro, Aaj News reported.
Around 85% areas of the city suffered five hours power breakdown from 5:00am. Maintenance work on the transmission line has been completed after continuous rigorous effort of the company.
K-Electric spokesman said Bin Qasim and other production units had stopped due to the tripping.
The areas which suffered the power failure include New Karachi, North Nazimabad, Federal B Area, Korangi, Defence, Orangi Town, Gulshan-e-Hadeed, Shah Faisal Colony, Old City Area, Saddar, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Tariq Road and PECH society.