K-Electric’s anti-theft drive in Mehmoodabad

KARACHI: Continuing with its efforts to eradicate power-theft and curb the menace of load-shed, K-Electric is conducting anti-theft drive across different areas of the city. During an effective operation conducted in the water-treatment plant-2 area of Mehmoodabad, K-Electric teams removed more than 500 meters of underground cables, weighing more than 700 Kilograms.

According to details, the culprits involved in the theft were arrested and an FIR lodged against them. Through this operation, more than 200 illegal hooked-connections (Kunda) were removed. The power-supply in the area has greatly improved and the transmission losses will be reduced.

Published in Business Recorder, 5th July, 2018