QUETTA: Natural (Sui) gas is a blessing of Almighty Allah. Its theft is national crime. People should not only cooperate with SSGC officials int his regard but also deposit their bills in time.
These views were expressed Ulema at a ceremony organized by Sui southern Gas Company (SSGC) on preventive measures for use of gas during winter and checking theft of gas in the province here Tuesday.
They included Maulana Anwarul Haq Haqqani, Maulvi Mohibullah Agha, Maulana Abdul Rahim Rahimi, Maulana shahzad Attari, Hafiz Mazhar Liaqat and SSGC Manager Distribution Nisar Ahmed Shaikh.
A large number of people from different walks of life also attended.
Speakers said our country is rich in natural reserves and gas is also a gift from nature which must not be wasted.
They said people steal gas in connivance with SSGC officials. Department would take action against such officials.
They said Ulema have great responsibility to apprise people of crime of theft during their speeches in masajid.
Effective measures should also be adopted to create awareness for use of gas during winter season to avoid any loss of life.