5 March.Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)
Yangon Electricity Corporation said that the issue was stemming from a 'system breakdown'. (Photo credit: Representative image/Unsplash)

  • Citizens started posting baout the incident on various social media platforms at around 1:30 pm as per local time on Friday
  • A similar situation was also reported in the northern part of the country
  • The country has been in turmoil snce February 1, when a military coup ousted civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi from power and took charge