A man sits outside his shop during a country-wide power breakdown in Karachi, Pakistan. Photo: Reuters
A man sits outside his shop during a country-wide power breakdown in Karachi, Pakistan. Photo: Reuters
Pakistan

Millions in Pakistan in nationwide blackout as power grid fails

  • Pakistan faced a major nationwide power breakdown because of ‘reduced frequency’ in the national grid, the energy ministry said in a Twitter message
  • It may take up to 12 hours to fully restore the power, the federal energy ministry Khurram Dastgir Khan told a local TV station

A man sits outside his shop during a country-wide power breakdown in Karachi, Pakistan. Photo: Reuters
A man sits outside his shop during a country-wide power breakdown in Karachi, Pakistan. Photo: Reuters
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