Karachi: Excused for local faults the worst power outages by the K-electric is being continued in Karachi as Korangi, Landhi, Malir, Shah Faisal, North Karachi, New Karachi, Liaqutabad, FB area are worst-affected neighborhoods.
People of the city are in misery due to the continuous load-shedding while despite decreasing electricity demands after improving weather conditions and getting desired gas the load-shedding in the city could not be stopped.
The load-shedding also continued in the areas exempted for power outages.
Intermittent power outages are also continued in the Old City area, Gulshan-e- Hadeed, Lyari, Kemari, Gulshan-e-Maymar, Gulistan-e- Jauhar, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Methadar, Kharadar, Baldiya, Surjani Town and Orangi Town.
On the other hand, according to Pakistan State Oil (PSO) and Sui Southern Gas Cooperation (SSGC), K-electric is being provided more than the desired amount of gas and oil while the supply of gas to K-electric after shutting gas to industry and CNG sector has also been started.
Sources said that two units of K-electric at Bin Qasim are closed while other units are also giving low production.