Process to start for curtailing prices of electricity from 2017: Abid
State Minister for Water and Power Chaudhry Abid Sher Ali says that Government is fully committed to honor its promise about ending load shedding up to 2018.
Addressing business community in Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Monday, he said that process will start for curtailing prices of electricity from next year.
Abid Sher Ali said that as the result of hectic efforts of government, the power production has been increased from 13500 to 17000 mega watts while in October 2018 another 8000 to 10000 mega watts of electricity will be added into the system which will be sufficient to meet the country’s needs.
Abid Sher Ali said that his ministry has decided to upgrade WAPDA Engineering Academy Faisalabad into a university.