Authorities say the trouble could last several hours. The experienced great hardship Turkey Electrical Communication AŞ allegedly caused by a problem experienced in the system. It is recorded that there is a general fault in the system. There are cuts in Güneydoğdu. It was learned that the interruption in Southeastern Anatolia was caused by the collapse of the system in DEDAŞ's main transformer. No official statement has been made so far. It is not known exactly what the problem is.
In Turkey, TEIAS (Turkey Electricity Transmission Company) indicated that induced power outages negatively impacted his life. Citizens continued on their way, especially due to the power outage that hit Marmaray and metro services. Marmaray flights also stopped in Istanbul due to the power cut. Citizens who came to the Ayrılıkçeşme station were rejected by the officials. Citizens who stated that no explanation was made to them reacted to the situation. Kadıköy shopkeeper operates due to power cut
According to the first statements, due to a problem in the system of TEIAS, electricity was cut off in many cities, especially in metropolitan cities such as Istanbul, Ankara and Izmir. Therefore, metro and tram services stopped. In Istanbul, Marmaray and other lines could not be done when the passengers had to get out of the vehicles and the lines of footsteps. Citizens arriving to take the metro and tram were also turned down.
EXPLANATION FROM IMM
After the power failure, İBB Beyaz Masa made a statement from the twitter account. The description is as follows.
METROS STOPPED IN ANKARA ALSO, TRAFFIC LAMPS NOT WORKING
Traffic lights do not work in Ankara due to power cut. It was reported that metro services could not be made in Ankara due to power cuts.
ELECTRICS GONE IN KOCAELI
According to the news of local sites in Kocaeli, it was stated that the electricity went out in the city. “There is a big power outage throughout the city. At around 10.30, electricity went off in most of the city. Production was halted in many factories due to the outage. While it was claimed that the cut was caused by an explosion, there has not been a statement from SEDAŞ yet ”.
METRO AND TRAMVAY BAGS
I stopped living in Bursa ... Turkey is also electrically in Bursa, as in many provinces were cut off ... Still no explanation about the cause of the interruption ... traffic due to the interruption signal lights do not work ... During Traffic police are citizens of the transition were warned to be careful ... the subway in Bursa The flights also stopped… Among the information obtained that many citizens were stranded in Bursaray wagons ...
SAMSUN TRAM DOES NOT WORK
Turkey's many provinces of the power outage occurred, was paralyzed life in Samsun. Passengers were transported by buses because the trams were not working. After the failure in the communication infrastructure, electricity was cut in Samsun. Especially the stopping of the trams between the station and the university after the interruption caused many citizens to suffer. In order to prevent the passengers waiting in front of the tram stations to be victims, the Metropolitan Municipality took the citizens to their destinations with the buses it sent to the region. Reacting to the late arrival of the buses, the citizens said that they could not understand the power outage experienced, and it was strange to experience such malfunctions in such a period. After the interruption, many workplaces and passages were buried in darkness. Some bazaar tradesmen tried to meet the electricity need with the generators they brought in front of their shops. From time to time, traffic disruptions occurred when the traffic lights did not work in the city center.