Tag Archives: Load Shedding

Basima: Chairman QESCO’s Home Town Deprived of Electricity

Fida Baloch Basima – Basima, the home town of Quetta Electricity Supply Company (QESCO) Chairman, is deprived of electricity, learnt Balochistan Point. Basima, a tehsil of District Washuk, is considered to be one of the most deprived and poverty stricken areas of Balochistan. This town lacks all the basic facilities such as schools, colleges, banks, roads and electricity in this ...

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Electricity Supply Suspended to Entire Pasni Town

Sami Parvez Quetta – Electricity Supply to entire Pasni town was suspended for 14 hours on Monday, learnt Balochistan Point. Non-availability of electricity created an acute drinking water shortage problem. Residents of Pasni have condemned Quetta Electricity Supply Company (QESCO) for long hours of load shedding. “Summer Season is about to finish and there is a reduction in electricity demand ...

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Makran: QESCO X-EN Blamed for Electricity Problems

Source: Pakistan Today

Sami Parvez Turbat – Newly appointed Executive Engineer (X-EN) of Quetta Electricity Supply Company (QESCO), Ahsan Ali, is blamed for electricity problems in Makran division. Vsh News, a Balochi news channel, also reported that Electricity related problems in Makran have exacerbated after Ahsan Ali has taken charge of X-EN Makran Division. Makran division is facing long hours of electricity load ...

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Electricity Supply Suspended To Makran Division During Eid Days

Source: Pakistan Today

Sami Parvez Turbat – Supply of electricity remained suspended to Makran division during the Eid days. On first two days of Eid, people of Makran experienced long hours of load shedding, learnt the Balochistan Point. On third day of Eid, electricity supply from Iran to entire Makran division was suspended due to a fault in main grid station of Mand. ...

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Turbat: No Electricity In Atta Shad Degree College For 7 Last Days

Source: Pakistan Today

Sami Parvez Turbat – Electricity supply to entire Atta Shad Degree College in Turbat has been suspended for last seven days, learnt The Balochistan Point. Atta Shad Degree College is the only degree college in Kech district where more than 3,000 students are enrolled. Staff colony situated adjacent to the college is also without electricity for last seven days. “Main ...

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Chagai: QESCO Chief Promises To Increase Electricity Supply

Hassan Baloch Quetta – Engineer Baleegh-ur-Rehman, Chief Executive of Quetta Electricity Supply company (QESCO), has promised to increase supply of electricity to Chagai district, on Monday. QESCO chief made this promise while meeting with Dawood Notezai, chairman district council Chagai. Dawood Notezai called on QESCO chief and apprised him about the problems people of Chagai are facing due to non-availability ...

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Electricity Problems Exacerbate In Makran Division

Source: Pakistan Today

Sami Parvez Turbat – Electricity problems in Makran division have exacerbated over the course of last few days, learnt The Balochistan Point. Yesterday, 4 high power transmission pylons were uprooted by storm in the Mand area of district Kech which resulted in cutting off electricity supply to major portion of Makran division. “I have learnt from sources in Quetta Electricity ...

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BNP Demands Installations Of Transformers In Turbat

Source: Pakistan Today

Shoaib Durrazai Turbat – Balochistan National Party (BNP) has demanded from concerned authorities to install electricity transformers in those areas of Turbat where electricity voltage is low. Spokesman of BNP Kech chapter, Majeed Dashti advocate made these demands while talking to The Balochistan Point. “Keck district is the home district of Chief Minister (CM) Balochistan and despite that it suffers ...

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18 Hours Load Shedding In Home Town Of CM Balochistan

Source: Pakistan Today

Shoaib Durrazai Turbat – Turbat, the home town of Chief Minister (CM) of Balochistan Dr. Malik Baloch is facing 18 hours of electricity load shedding a day. Temperature of Turbat was recorded 45 °C on Tuesday and electricity load shedding caused huge inconvenience for people. Electricity load shedding has resulted in shortage of drinking water, business activity has been badly ...

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Awaran: Earthquake Victims Getting 1 Hour Electricity In Day

Quetta – Earthquake victims of Awaran district are getting one hour of electricity per day, learnt The Balochistan Point. Reconstruction of homes of Earthquake victims in Awaran has completely ceased due to electricity load shedding. Reduction in supply of electricity is due to the shortage of fuel in Quetta Electricity Supply Company (QESCO) power house in Awaran. Chief Secretary Balochistan, ...

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