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APTMA demands equitable gas distribution

APTMA demands equitable gas distribution

LAHORE: The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Central Chairman Gohar Ejaz said on Monday that the government should form a clear policy of gas supply and demanded that the revised policy should not shift the total gas shortfall on the textile sector.
The Chairman grieved that the textile industry was consuming 15 percent (600mmcfd) of the total load of 4000mmcfd and was irked that the shortage was already being shifted on the industry. He said that the textile

CM competition’s prize distribution ceremony held

LAHORE: Prize distribution ceremonies to honour students who excelled in the Punjab Chief Minister Competitions were held across the province on Monday. Rs 70 million were distributed amongst winners of various competitions. More than 53,000 male and 56,000 female students participated in debating competitions held from November 3 to 25 while essay writing, sports and arts and crafts competitions were also held.
According to the Punjab government, the CM had directed officials

HESCO bifurcated to improve power distribution

ISLAMABAD: The government has bifurcated Hyderabad Electric Power Company (HESCO) to establish a new power distribution company, Sukkur Electric Power Company (SEPCO), to meet the needs of an expanding population as well as to more effectively manage the transmission network.
The Ministry of Water and Power informed the National Assembly Standing Committee on Water and Power of their intention here on Saturday. Chairman Syed Ghulam Mustafa Shah headed the meeting of the

Commodity politics – Shopkeepers accuse PML-N of favouritism in sugar distribution

LAHORE: Shopkeepers and retailers have alleged Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) workers are distributing sugar to favourites and ignoring the majority of shops, Pakistan Today has learnt on Sunday.
The availability of sugar also disturbed due to closure of Akbari Mandi and no supplies during Eid days. It is not for the first time that PML-N is using commodities for bagging votes, as similar tactics were adopted in sasta ata (cheap flour) distribution at tandoors and to shops,

Sindh CM denies allegation on Watan Cards distribution

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Qaim Ali Shah on Monday denied an opposition member’s allegation that Watan cards were not being distributed properly among flood survivors.
Responding to an adjournment motion on Watan cards by the opposition’s Arif Mustafa Jatoi Qaim said, “The Sindh government has allocated Rs 20 billion for Watan cards only one-fourth of flood survivors have been able to obtain the cards so far and this process will continue for four more months.