PM Nawaz Sharif furious at current load shedding schedule

PM Nawaz Sharif furious at current load shedding schedule
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has reiterated that the government will discharge its responsibility with full commitment to provide relief to people from Load Shedding.

He was presiding over a meeting of Cabinet Committee on Energy in Islamabad to review the progress on different projects.

The Prime Minister expressed displeasure over the duration of current Load Shedding schedule.

The Prime Minister said all power projects should be planned well in time and their execution also be ensured at the earliest.

He directed the concerned authorities to constitute a dedicated team for hourly monitoring of the Power Supply situation.

The Prime Minister also sought weekly report on transmission and distribution system and demand of Electricity in the Country.

He directed Secretary Water and Power, Secretary Finance and Secretary to Prime Minister to present a line of action for resolution of issues related to in-operational IPPS and present a report in two days.

This was Prime Minister's 4th consecutive meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Energy during the month of April.