Hyderabad Electric Supply Company (HESCO) has announced that the fire fighters have extinguished the blaze in Jamshoro transmission line and the repair work has been in progress. The power utility officials said that four to five hours more will be needed to restore power supply.
Disruption of power supply after fire at Jamshoro grid station exposed the tall claims of K-electric with massive power breakdown in Karachi.
Power breakdown in Karachi has also disrupted water supply after prolonged outages at the water board pumping stations.
The power crisis has disturbed 150 MGD water supply in the port city.