LAHORE – A shortage in gas supply was reported from across the country, irking domestic consumers as households were unable to even cook food on natural gas. The citizens urged the authorities concerned to take steps for regularizing the gas supply.
In Lahore, Samnabad, Walled City, Gulshan-e-Ravi, Iqbal Town and many adjoining areas are facing acute shortage of gas.
The citizens urged the authorities concerned to take steps for regularizing the gas supply during the winter season.
Life in Quetta is also turning into a nightmare for those who mainly belong to the lower social strata of society. A low gas pressure was also reported throughout Balochistan.
In Rawalpindi, people are facing the problems of low pressure of the gas supply and they are forced to go on their jobs without breakfast.
In Karachi, most of the areas including Lyari, Kharadar, Sadar, Garden and Soldier Bazar had gas in short supply or totally missing.
The situation of gas in twin cities was also getting worse due to low pressure of gas in most of the localities.
Several residents said they used Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) as an alternative but it was not affordable.