K-Electric condemns demolition of its offices by KMC
KARACHI: K-Electric spokesperson condemned demolition of its offices by Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC).
The spokesperson said in his statement that it ‘condemns loss faced by the company after demolition of its offices in a response action by KMC’ over suspending electricity connection.
He said that the company has suspended few connections of KMC in light of court orders yesterday after issuance of a legal notice.
“The demolition caused damages to its important installation including grid station situated at Elander road.”
The spokesperson added that the metropolitan corporation has not sent any notice prior taking the action for removing encroachments.
He detailed that KMC is defaulter of overall Rs 4 billion to K-Electric.
Earlier in the day, the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation’s (KMC) anti-encroachment cell demolished an office of K-Electric, the city’s sole power distributor, built on pavement on Shahrah-e-Quaideen road.