KARACHI (PR): K-Electric (KE) has issued a press statement in which the company has stated that there was no loadshedding during the Eid holidays as committed by the power utility. KE spokesman said, “There were high humidity levels in the city due to which there was tripping which affected some pockets, but since we had our Rapid Response Team on Standby, these faults were rectified and in some areas, electricity was restored almost immediately”.

Spokesman added, “People need to understand and differentiate between faults and load-shed”. On the other hand K-Electric through their press statement rebutted the allegations laid forward by the KWSB. Giving details, the press statement said that on the 6th of October at approximately 11:30 pm there was a main cable fault which affected the pumping stations, but this fault was rectified within 35 minutes.