LESCO officials say that power supply has been restored in 80% areas after fixing the fault
[video width="640" height="360" mp4="https://i.samaa.tv/wp-content/uploads//usr/nfs/sestore3/samaa/vodstore/digital-library/2018/08/KI-LAHORE-ELECTRIC-FAILURE-PKG-02-08.mp4"][/video] Half of Lahore, the provincial capital of Punjab, spent the entirety of Wednesday night without electricity after a transmission line developed a fault. A 220-kilovolt transmission line of the National Transmission and Dispatch Company (NTDC), the government-owned power transmission company, broke down. Affected areas included Bandar Road, Green Town, Sabzazar, Mughalpura, Kot Lakhpat division, Shadman, Township, Jauhar Town and Multan Road. LESCO officials say that power supply has been restored in 80% areas after fixing the fault.