PM chairs meeting on energy

PM chairs meeting on energy

ISLAMABAD:Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi chaired a meeting of cabinet committee on energy at pm house. 

The meeting discussed issues related to the energy sector and reviewed load management plan for the coming months especially during the month of Ramzan. 

The Prime Minister directed power division to ensure that all units of the existing power plants remain online and there is no power interruption during Sehr and Iftaar timings.

Discussing reform agenda in the power sector, the committee emphasized upon the need for early completion of need-assessment for procuring quality human resource and streamlining of the recruitment process in the ministry of energy so as to ensure timely recruitment of the required human resource. 

The committee directed discos to take effective measures in order to reduce line losses and improve recoveries of the power dues.

 APP/AFP