ISLAMABAD: Several cities and cities in Pakistan plunged into darkness following a substantial blackout, according to media experiences.
The outage was documented shortly in advance of midnight on Sunday nearly simultaneously in numerous cities, the Dawn claimed.
Inhabitants of Karachi, Rawalpindi, Lahore, Islamabad, Multan, and other folks faced the blackout, the experiences mentioned.
Islamabad Deputy Commissioner Hamza Shafqaat tweeted that the Nationwide Transmission Despatch Firm’s (NTDC) traces have tripped, creating outage.”It will take sometime before everything will get again to standard,” he added.
The NTDC teams are functioning to ascertain reasons powering the unexpected fall in frequency of the countrywide distribution process, the Convey Tribune quoted a Electrical power Division spokesperson as indicating.
Electrical power Minister Omar Ayub tweeted the “frequency in the energy distribution process instantly dropped from 50 to which triggered the blackout”.
“We are hoping to ascertain what prompted the drop in frequency, Ayub explained, desirable to people today to retain restraint.