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Power outage closes MBK

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MBK shopping centre was left in the dark but power had already returned to other areas in Siam Square following a blackout on Friday evening. 

Arthorn Sinsawadi, governor of the Metropolitan Electricity Authority (MEA), said that electricity in the areas went out after an explosion at the Pathumwan power station at 6:50pm.

The MEA was investigating the cause of the explosion, he added.

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