KARACHI- A major portion of the city today plunged into darkness as a major fault occurred in the transmission and distribution system of K-Electric. According to our sources, feeders at Bin Qasim power plant tripped, which resulted in power failure, engulfing most parts of Karachi.

The first power cut was observed around 9:00pm. Commercial activities of the city got affected and people faced difficulties making their way out of congested shopping malls.