WEB DESK: A power break down has been reported in several cities of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa including Peshawar, Lahore, Islamabad, Rawalpindi and Faisalabad. A session at the parliament was disrupted due to the power breakdown.
A fault in a transmission line near Sheikhupura caused the breakdown. As a result Tarbela and Mangla power stations tripped. The Guddu Thermal Power station also tripped.
PESCO officials said that their staff was trying to solve the problem.