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Power outage hits Karachi after raining cats and dogs

The metropolis faced an immediate power outage as multiple areas experience rainfall

Karachi electric service provider companyKarachi electric service provider company K-Electric took to social media to provide updates on power outage - OyeYeah News
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Power outage hits several areas of Karachi after Friday afternoon’s heavy rainfall.

Several areas of metropolis including Jamshed Road, Model Colony, Saddar, Clifton, Malir, Gulistan-e-Johar, Dhoraji, Bahadurabad, PECHS, Soldier Bazaar, University Road, Gulshan-e-Hadid, Abdullah Haroon Road, Shah Faisal Colony, Shahrah-e-Faisal, Fawwara Chowk, M.A. Jinnah Road, and Garden received rainfall.

Meanwhile, Karachi electric service provider company K-Electric took to social media to provide updates on power outage.

“Heavy rains and wind causing power disruption throughout the city. Some feeders switched off for safety reasons. Teams are working for the swift restoration of power. Please only call 118 for emergencies such as sparking, broken wires, or fallen PMT”, said KE in a tweet.

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Social media feed is currently laden with complaints against power outage in Karachi:

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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.