Govt. decides to end CNG load shedding

Government has decided to end load shedding of CNG that used to be done for three days a week.

According to Minister for Petroleum Dr Asim Hussain decision has been taken to provide gas to CNG stations for week; however special quota would be set in this regard. It depends on owners of CNG stations that either they use this quota within a week or a day, he said.

He made it clear that the CNG stations would have to pay additional tariff in case of additional usage of gas. Provinces should also play their role for cut in price of petroleum products, he suggested.

He said that quota system would also improve pressure of gas.Other sources would also be used

He said that he would request to the chief ministers in energy conference to give subsidy on petroleum products.