LAHORE – Gas load shedding has reached its peak throughout the country, especially in Punjab as soon as the winter set in. Domestic users of gas of Punjab are witnessing an adverse time in largest province lately.
Punjab government has therefore decided to close all CNG stations for three days. Officials at Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited stated that CNG stations would be reopened on Saturday evening.
As per Dunya News, the decision was triggered by the unavailability of gas in homes. Residents across Punjab, while referring to their little kids feeling cold in low temperature, inquired that where do rulers make those claims?
On the other hand, CNG station owners and transportation drivers have called the decision injustice against them. Sources told that gas supply to power plants and fertiliser sector would also be suspended soon.
The stoppage of gas supply to powerhouses will lead to prolonged hours of load shedding.