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Gas, Electricity: Sindh minister writes to the center over ‘injustice’

KARACHI: Minister of Sindh for Energy Imtiaz Ahmed Sheikh on On Saturday, it was claimed that the federal government did justice with Sindh in Spread of gas and electricity by contacting the center with a request resolve Problems.

In a letter to Musadiq Masood Malik, Minister of State for Petroleum”, Imtiaz Ahmed Sheikh expressed concern over injustice with Sindh in Spread of gas and electricity and execution of his requirements.

“In spite of fact that the important questions that arise out of Constitutional provisions have been adopted up occasionally with federal government, but so far no action has been taken,” he said. in letter.

provincial minister noted an acute shortage of gas in Sind. “People of provinces facing heavy problems due to gas load shedding while the industry facing closing, which is not only creating unemployment is also damage to the national economy,” he said. added.

Sindh produces 2.111 million cubic feet per day. of gas, while own needs are 1600-1700 million cubic feet per day,” he said. out adding that total 700-800 of gas was provided to the province.

He demanded the release of fresh gas policy be chalk out for provinces, in consultation with government of Sindh. He also demanded from the federal government give Sindh representation in federal energy regulatory body and in K-Electric board of directors.

Imtiaz Ahmad Sheikh assured that the representatives of the province are effectively play their due role in matching boards of companies for in development of oil and gas in provinces in the more national interest of country.

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