Power Restoration Suspended Due To Hub Dam Spill.

KARACHI -- Torrential Rainfall in Hub region has caused an extraordinary amount of water spill out from the Hub Dam. Due to severe flooding, an emergency has been imposed in the vicinity. Power restoration efforts in the area remain suspended due to the extenuating circumstances.

According to KE statement today, power supply to the area was affected early morning on July 26 due to damage sustained by a 132kV transmission tower. KE teams are present in the area and are awaiting clearance to initiate rehabilitation work. However, the emergency and rescue operations have indicated that water levels which currently stand at 3 to 4 meters high, are expected to recede in two to three days subject to weather conditions...

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