Dhabeji: Another main energy breakdown occurred at Dhabeji pumping station and water provide to Karachi was utterly suspended as a consequence of closure of 20 pumps.
20 pumps shut down at Dhaba G pumping station of Waterboard on Saturday morning at eight.30 am as a consequence of sudden main energy breakdown by Electric, which resulted in full suspension of water provide to Karachi. Restored.
72-inch diameter Pipeline No. 5, which provides 100 million gallons of water per day to Karachi, burst for the third time in per week as a consequence of again stress of water throughout the breakdown, leading to lack of thousands and thousands of gallons of water. The space was flooded. Upon receiving the data, the employees of Waterboard reached and closed the valve of the affected line and began the restore work.
Waterboard administration says energy outages at pumping stations have change into commonplace as a consequence of incompetence of Okay-Electric administration. Sudden energy outages have affected different installations on the pumping station and the primary line has burst as a consequence of water again stress. This not solely impacts the water provide to Karachi but in addition prices the corporate thousands and thousands of rupees to restore the road.
According to the Water Board administration, the restore work of the affected line might be accomplished by tonight.