Jamshoro: Fire broke out at the Jamshoro Powerhouse causing a major electricity break down in ten districts of Sindh including Hyderabad.
The supply of electricity suspended in Jamshoro, Hyderabad, Badin, Thatha, Mir Purkhas, Sujawal, Umarkot, Nawabshah due to the breakdown while the power supply to these areas is still in suspension.
According to officials, the fire broke out at the Jamshoro powerhouse due to a technical fault while the supply of electricity has been restored to affected 67 grid stations.
The officials said that the electricity will be restored from feeders within a few hours.
As per the National Transmission and Despatch Company (NTDC) NTDC, the supply of electricity to Karachi didn’t affect the incident.