Gas issue to be resolved next month; State Minister

FAISALABAD: State Minister for Water and Power Abid Sher Ali here Saturday said that sincere efforts of government had successfully eliminated industrial load shedding while the issue of gas will be resolved in next month.

Talking to media after inaugurating Youth Community Center in Altaf Ganj here, he said that government despite of daunting challenges had put the country on road to progress and prosperity but the retrogressive elements are constantly hatching conspiracies to dub Pakistan as unsuitable country for foreign investment.

He said that all the economic indicators are positive.

The inflation is at the lowest while capital is freely available to the private sector. Government was also making efforts to facilitate them with policy measures.

He said that people of Pakistan fully understand the conspiracies against the sovereignty and integrity of Pakistan and they would foil the nefarious designs of anti Pakistan elements.

He told that Pak-Qatar agreement has paved way to further cut down the price of electricity in addition to completely eliminate load shedding from the country.

He said that government has tried its best to wipe out corruption and has successfully nailed down the elements involved in it irrespective of their political affiliation. Similarly most successful operation was launched against terrorists and their facilitators, he added.

He said that peace in Karachi has been restored and hopefully the economic activities will pick up with accelerated pace. He said that situation will further improve and Inshaallah, next year we will be in a position to hold the event of Pakistan Super League in Pakistan.