‘Balochistan farmers owe Rs150b in electricity bills’

State Minister for Energy (Power Division) Abid Sher Ali told a parliamentary panel on Wednesday that Balochistan farmers were required to pay Rs150 billion on account of electricity supply to their tube wells.

Briefing the Senate Standing Committee on Energy, Ali claimed that 11,514 megawatts of electricity would be added to the system by June 2018.

Published in The Express Tribune, 5th October, 2017