Reduction requires in duration of load shedding, PM orders

ISLAMABAD:  The concerned authorities have been directed by PM Nawaz Sharif to reduce the duration of load shedding to 6 hours in urban areas and 7 hours in rural parts of the country, Aaj News reported on Thursday.

While chairing a high level meeting held here to review the energy crisis on Wednesday, PM Nawaz issued these orders

He further said that the current duration of load shedding is unacceptable.

PM Nawaz also directed to resolve issues pertaining to fuel supplies to power house in three days time, adding, fuel should be transported to power plants via Pakistan Railways.