Power shortfall across the country

Power shortfall across the country

The power shortfall in the country has reached 6,475 MW. The total power generation is 19,525 MW.

According to sources in the power division, the total demand for electricity is 26,000 MW. Load shedding of up to 12 hours is taking place in different areas. Citizens are facing problems due to load shedding.

In the provincial capital Lahore, power outages have become the norm every two to three hours. In rural areas, people are facing severe difficulties due to 10 to 12 hours power outage. Business and domestic consumers are facing severe problems due to power outages.

According to the Meteorological Department, the maximum temperature in Lahore is likely to go up to 39 to 41 degrees Celsius today while dusty strong winds are likely to blow in the evening.

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