Naked, dangling electric wires pose a live threat to citizens of capital


ISLAMABAD, Oct 09 (TNS): Open electricity junction box installed at the bottom of electric poles or street lights, bare and dangling electric wires hovering over residential houses and bustling markets of Capital Islamabad do pose a grave threat to the life and property.

TNS team while visiting in different locations of the city has witnessed that electric shock hazards exist even in posh sectors of the capital.

People of these sectors have shown dismay and anger against IESCO for taking such hazardous things for granted.

They say that due to electrical system not being properly wired and maintained by power department many incidents of loss of life and property have occurred in recent times but still the concerned officials doesn’t show of coming out of a nap of criminal negligence.