Federal govt approves Rs1bn for smart meters project; GBLA told

Gilgit-Baltistan legislative Assembly (GBLA) was informed today (Wednesday) that Federal Government has approved one billion rupees for smart meters project.

Responding to a question during proceeding Senior Minister Muhammad Akbar Taban said initially the scheme would be implemented in Gilgit and Skardu.

Replying to another question he said power department has initiated campaign to create awareness about proper use of electricity and avoid its misuse.

Later the speaker adjourned the session sine die.

Source: Radio Pakistan