Govt expedites work on power projects

The incumbent government, which has added 7759 MW electricity to the national grid system since 2013, has expedited work on various power generation projects.

Official sources said owing to the steps of the government, currently zero loadshedding was being carried out in 5279 grid stations out of total 8600 across the country. They said recovery from the consumers has also witnessed sharp increase while cases of power theft have also declined.

Published in The Nation, 8th January, 2018