ISLAMABAD: The federal cabinet has expressed its satisfaction over the power situation and resolved to provide uninterrupted power to the consumers during the upcoming summer season and Ramzan, reported Radio Pakistan.
The meeting of the cabinet was held in Islamabad with Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in the chair.
The power division secretary briefed the cabinet on projections of electricity demand and supply; and the available generation capacity for catering to the power requirements during the summer season particularly during Ramazan.
Addressing the meeting, the prime minister said that as a result of untiring efforts of the government, power generation has significantly increased since 2013.
The federal cabinet accorded approval to signing of Memorandum of Understanding between Somalia and Pakistan for rendering NADRA’s Services to Somalia.
Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Sartaj Aziz briefed the cabinet regarding measures to enhance cotton production and exports from Pakistan.