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K-Electric fined Rs2 mn over weak power supply system

ISLAMABAD: The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) on Wednesday imposed a fine of Rs2 million on the K-Electric. According to a statement issued by the power regulatory authority, the K-Electric was penalized over non-compliance of performance standards, particularly its failure to restore power supply within the prescribed time frame and to ensure the safety of public in Karachi. Quoting media reports, it said large swathes of Karachi remained without electricity due to the tripping of almost 700…

Karachi receives first winter rainfall

KARACHI: Karachi received its first rainfall of the winter season on Friday afternoon, ARY News reported. The sky was overcast in the morning which soon followed by showers. Showers were reported Shahrah-e-Faisal, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Gulistan-e-Jauhar, Nazimabad, North Nazimabad, Malir, North Karachi and many other areas of the metropolis. However, traffic jams were reported from different parts of the city. Rainwater submerged the roads whereas power breakdowns also took place in the city. Mayor Karachi Waseem…