Karachi – July 19, 2017: K-Electric Rapid Response team maintained strict vigilance on Wednesday as city experienced another wave of rain.
The overall power supply system remained intact during rain on Wednesday. Around 100 feeders were affected out of the utility’s total 1600 feeders. Restoration work was initiated immediately by the Emergency Response teams of the power utility and affected feeders were restored swiftly.
According to KE Spokesperson, “KE helpline and ground teams continue to work round the clock to address any localized faults. KE continues to urge the public to stay away from broken wires, poles and transformers during rainy and windy weather.”
The utility also urged citizens to refrain from using illegal means (Kundas) to abstract power. Moreover, customers are requested to inform the power utility of any broken wires or complaints by calling on 118. Queries may also be sent via SMS to 8119 or through KE’s Social Media platforms.