According to the Habertürk TV channel, an explosion in the Beyoglu area was heard at the site of laying underground high-voltage lines.

Istanbul authorities are evacuating residents of a house in the Beyoglu district due to an electrical outage. This was reported on Monday by the Habertürk TV channel.

According to him, earlier an explosion was heard in the immediate vicinity of the house at the site of laying underground high-voltage lines. After that, thick smoke began to pour out, which filled the street. The local administration decided to evacuate the building until the exact circumstances of the incident and repairs were clarified.