Some residential buildings in Dushanbe’s Ismoili Somoni and Shohmansour district are being left without electricity for seven hours today in connection with routine maintenance work on power stations in these areas, according to the Dushanbe electricity supply networks.

“Today, electricity supply will be cut off to Bukhoro, Shevchenko, Chapayev, Huseinzoda, Academicians Rajabov, Gastello and Ayni streets from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm in connection with routine maintenance work,” an official source at the Dushanbe electricity supply networks said. 

According to him, routine maintenance work will be carried out by turns on all power substations in the city until the beginning of the heating season.

Maintenance work on power stations in the Tajik capital has been carried out since the beginning of the year.