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Pakistan Power Breakdown: Federal Minister Omar Ayub shares update

Electricity blackout in the country due to a sudden drop in frequency in the power transmission system from 50 to 0

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Omar Ayub Khan Federal Minister For Power, Petroleum & Natural Resource shares update as Pakistan faces major electricity breakdown.

Taking it to social media, Omar Ayub in a series of tweets shared the case of the breakdown and requested the public to keep restraint.

“Electricity blackout in the country due to a sudden drop in frequency in the power transmission system from 50 to 0. Attempts are being made to determine the cause of the frequency drop. Attempts are currently being made to run Tarbela, which will restore order”, he said.

Read more: Karachi, Lahore, other cities plunge into darkness; major power breakdown in Pakistan

“All teams have now arrived at their respective stations. As Federal Minister for Power, I am personally overseeing the restoration work. The public will be kept informed about the rehabilitation from time to time”, he added.

https://twitter.com/OmarAyubKhan/status/1347989361762201600

Pakistan is facing a major nationwide power blackout following tripping in NTDC transmission on Saturday late night. The resolution will take a while as the grids get re-energized in phases to avoid further tripping.

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Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.