Power supply to be fully restored by tonight: Dastgir

Minister for Energy Khurram Dastgir Khan has said that the power supply will be restored in the entire country by tonight.

In a televised message, he said all technical teams of the Power Division have been mobilized to restore the power supply. He said the power transmission system is intact and we are trying to restart power generation plants.

The Minister said power supply in parts of Balochistan and Punjab has been restored, while partial restoration of power supply to K-Electric has also begun.

He said on the directions of Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif, a three-member inquiry team has been constituted to investigate the causes behind the breakdown.

Source: Radio Pakistan