Pakistanis have a knack for finding joy in difficult situations. Regardless of the gravity of the issue, Pakistanis brave every adversity with a smile on their faces thanks to their unparalleled humor.
This very habit was on display yet again as the country woke up to a power breakdown earlier today. The national grid developed a technical issue at 7:34 AM, resulting in a power outage in most parts of the country.
Let’s have a look at some of the top Twitter reactions to this power outage.
This was the first thought that came to the minds of most Pakistanis when they noticed the electricity shutting down at an odd time.
— AYesha (@TheAYeshaw) January 23, 2023
As always, everyone just hopped on to their go-to social media platform to confirm the countrywide power outage.
— Sun shine (@sanaj_foodie) January 23, 2023
As the word spread, people started contacting their loved ones across the country to confirm that they are not alone in this power outage.
Those who stayed up late last night browsing the internet had no idea of the surprise they got this morning.
— Ehtisham Siddique (@iMShami_) January 23, 2023
Some unlucky ones drained their mobile batteries.
— Haider Khan 2.0 (@haiderkhan0800) January 23, 2023
They themselves are on the verge of a breakdown.
Everyone is now waiting for the fault in the national grid to be restored.
— Afsar Ali (@AfsarAli__) January 23, 2023
Authorities have stated that it will take several hours to resolve the issue.
— ThorD (@0xThorD) January 23, 2023
Desperate times call for desperate measures.
Citizens with solar-powered homes aren’t worried about anything.
— F A H A D 🇵🇰 (@Auraoffahad) January 23, 2023
For some lonely souls out there, their lives remain unchanged whether or not there is electricity.
— Hussain (@highh_af) January 23, 2023