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There will be electricity supply disruption in parts of Cape Town. Image: iStock

Power outage in these Tshwane areas due to essential repairs

Tshwane spokesperson Lindela Mashigo announced temporary power supply interruption to Cullinan and nearby areas due to essential repair work.

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There will be electricity supply disruption in parts of Cape Town. Image: iStock

In a recent announcement, Tshwane spokesperson Lindela Mashigo revealed that essential repair work has triggered a temporary interruption of the power supply to Cullinan and its neighboring areas.

This unexpected development has caught the attention of local residents and businesses, raising concerns about the impact of the power outage on their daily lives.

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The repair work is expected to be completed and power restored by approximately 16:00, but in the meantime, customers are urged to exercise caution and consider all electrical appliances as live during this period.

This safety precaution is essential to avoid potential accidents or damage to electrical equipment due to sudden power restoration.

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The affected areas in Tshwane

The areas affected by this power outage include Afgri Agri Services, Refilwe Township, Destiny Lodge, Cullinan, Refilwe Sewerage Plant, Africa Tank, and even the Zonderwater Prison facility.

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The inconvenience caused by the interruption will vary depending on the needs and arrangements of each affected location.

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Local businesses may experience delays and temporary shutdowns. Residents will need to adapt to living without electricity during the repair process.

The maintenance is important

While temporary power outages can be disruptive, it is important to remember that maintenance work is crucial. In order to ensure the reliability and safety of the electrical infrastructure.

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Once the repairs are completed, residents and businesses in these areas can look forward to a more stable and secure power supply.

“The City of Tshwane apologises profusely for the inconvenience that may be caused as a result of this unforseen interruption,” read the statement.