Forceful action against power thieves: Sher Ali

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Water and Power Abid Sher Ali has said government has taken various initiatives including Neelum-Jehlum Hydro Power Project and Jhimpir Wind Farm to control energy crisis in the country.

Addressing a news conference in Multan today‚ he said government cleared circular debt of 480 billion rupees in difficult circumstances.

He says that 1700 megawatt of electricity has been added to the national grid.

The Minister of State said a forceful action will be taken against the power thieves. NNI