Unannounced power outages continue as shortfall reaches 4000MW

LAHORE (Dunya News) – Unannounced electricity load-shedding has continued across the country as the shortfall has reached 4000 megawatts.

According to details, the urban areas are witnessing the power outages for five to seven hours while eight to ten hours load-shedding has been recorded in rural areas.

The locals have demanded the concerned authorities to resolve the issue as their routine works are being affected by this electricity crisis.  

On the other hand, power production at Tarbela and Mangala Dams has reduced by 3300 megawatts.

The spokesman at power division has assured to restore the process of power supply within few days. The shortfall of the electricity stands at 1500MW, he added.