Cabinet vows to provide uninterrupted power

The federal cabinet which met under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Tuesday expressed satisfaction over the power situation and resolved to provide uninterrupted power to the consumers during the upcoming summer season and Ramazan.

The meeting also appreciated the efforts of the incumbent as well as former minister for power for addressing sectoral issues relating to power, says a press release issued here.

It was emphasized during the meeting to lay greater focus on addressing administrative and management issues viz-a-viz transmission, distribution and recovery of power dues.

The secretary Power Division briefed the cabinet on projections of electricity demand and supply; and the available generation capacity for catering to the power requirements during the summer season particularly during Ramazan.

Published in Business Recorder, 7th March, 2018