Oil and Gas exploration in Pakistan: Federal government takes important decisions

Oil and Gas exploration in Pakistan: Federal government takes important decisions

ISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Imran Khan has chaired energy task-force meeting in which he was briefed about a comprehensive energy policy being devised keeping in view energy requirements for next 25 years.

The Prime Minister directed to take immediate steps to decrease additional burden on consumers.

The consumers must not pay the price for those involved in power pilferage.

The Prime Minister Imran Khan was briefed that a special task-force has been formed by Punjab Government to check power pilferage.

It was told that technology being utilized to improve electricity distribution system.

The meeting decided to focus on Oil and Gas exploration and to conduct seismic surveys through OGDCL to expedite exploration of Oil and Gas.

Prime Minister Imran Khan said in the meeting that the Governemt will facilitate International Companies for exploration of Oil and Gas in Country.