Uch Power House to remain closed for a month

QUETTA: Uch Power House would remain closed for a moth for annual repair and overhaul from 12 midnight Oct 23. However supply from Guddu Power House to all grid stations associated with this network.

This was stated by an announcement of Uch Power House Wednesday.

Due to load on this network owing to closure of Uch power House, load shedding duration in 17 districts has been increased in Provincial capital and District headquarters from 5 to six hours and rural/agri feeders would be provided electricity from 3 to 4 hours daily.

QESCO sources said here today that owing to long transmission line there is possibility of power fluctuation following closure of Uch Power House. With the result load shedding duration has been increased.