LAHORE – Local food businesses in Lahore to observe supreme hike in sales as the domestic gas consumers will remain deprived of gas supply till Thursday 10 am by Sui Northern Gas Supply Company (SNGSC).
The most populated city of Punjab and provincial capital would be deprived of gas supply for almost 22 hours as per announced on Wednesday by only gas provider.
Spokesperson of SNGSC said that disconnection of gas supply was due to maintenance. “We are upgrading the system so we have to cut the supply from Wednesday 12 pm to Thursday 10 am,” he said.
According to PakistanTribe‘s correspondent from Lahore, the majority residents of Punjab’s capital use gas connection to meet their domestic usage. The trend of using gas cylinders was not common. So the gas disconnection would ultimately force residents to buy pre-cooked food from hotels.