GUDDU- Power supply to many areas of Sindh and Baluchistan was suspended after a fire broke out in the switchyard of the Guddu Power Plant today.

According to our sources, several cables and trees were gutted by the blaze and losses worth millions were caused by the fire. Fire brigades were called from different cities and the blaze was put out after a struggle of two hours.

The extinguishing process can take up to four to five hours. Therefore, fourteen out of sixteen units won’t be operational due to maintenance work.