Karachi: The Hyderabad Electric Supply Company HESCO has restored electricity to the water supply system of Water & Sewerage Authority WASA in Hyderabad following the intervention of Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah.
Chief Minister, taking notice of acute shortage of water in Hyderabad due to disconnecting electricity to the water supply system, and talked to federal minister for water & power Chaudhry Ahmed Mukhtiar after which the power was restored. Now the citizens are getting water as usual, an official handout said.
The HESCO had disconnected power supply for non-payment of arrears of electricity bills. Chief Minister has directed the Chief Secretary to take immediate steps for payment of arrears.