Khawaja Asif while talking to the media said there was pressure on gas power plants owing to annual closure of canals and to ensure gas supply to industries as a result the country would face load shedding for few weeks.
Khawaja Asif apologized the nation in advance for this inconvenience. He also appealed the domestic consumers to save the electricity.
Khawaja Asif said that due to closure of canals and reduction in gas supply to power stations‚ electricity shortfall will increase. According to sources the short during the next weeks could cross 4000 mw.