Average power shortfall rises to 1, 000 MW: Hammad Azhar

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Power Division Hammad Azhar has said that average shortfall of 1, 000 MW has arisen since last 48 hours due to rehabilitation in a major hydel plant and outages in a few thermal plants.

“Tarbela will be back online in 4-6 days (3000 MW) and efforts made to add 1100 MW from alternative plants by tonight to plug shortfall, ” the minister said on his social media handle.