Drive underway against power theft, defaulters: Abid

Islamabad: Minister of State for Water and Power Abid Sher Ali has said that an across the board campaign has been started against the power theft and defaulters.

Talking to the media in Islamabad Tuesday after visiting IESCO headquarters, he said the prime minister has given the Ministry of Water and power the time of one month to recover the receivables and check the power pilferage.

Abid Sher Ali said that electricity will only be given to the consumers paying their bills.

He said orders of disconnection have been issued to several defaulters including NADRA, CDA, Parliament Lodges and President Secretariat.

The Minister of State said an effective policy is being evolved to reduce duration of loadshedding.

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