Karachi(April 18, 2018): National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) is mulling to take legal action against K-electric over traumatizing load shedding and unannounced power outages in Karachi.
On the other hand, SUI Northern Gas has also halted supply of gas till payment of pending bills.NEPRA stated that Bin Qasim Power Station-I was not run at its full capacity from March-27 till April-10. NEPRA stated that situation deteriorated in the metropolis due to hike in demand and reduction in supply.
To keep situation under control, NEPRA has directed K-electrics to operate Bin Qasim Power Station-II and Korangi Combined Cycle Power Plant through alternative source of energy.
Furthermore, NEPRA has also summoned plan of load shedding in the metropolis during holy month of Ramazan.