Muscat: The Authority for Public Services Regulation (APSR) has confirmed that it has restored electricity in North and South Al Batinah Governorates following the outage due to heavy rains.
A statement issued online by APSR said :"The authority is following up the work carried out by the electricity companies and their technical teams to restore electricity to the areas affected by the thunderstorm that affected some of the wilayats of the governorates of North and South Al Batinah. As a result of the efforts made by all the concerned authorities, a large proportion of the damaged networks have been repaired. However, restoring the electrical current in some areas may require a longer time due to the severe damage caused to some parts of the electrical network."
"While the Authority appreciates the impact of these outages on the valued subscribers in the affected areas. It is confident that companies will make every effort to restore the electrical current as soon as possible in a way that guarantees the safety of subscribers and workers in the sector."
"The Authority will continue to follow up the progress of work until the electrical current is reconnected to all subscribers." the statement added