SSGC assures uninterrupted supply of gas to Industries
January 13, 2020
KARACHI (92 News) – The protesting industrialists ended their sit-in outside the Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) after the SSGC assured uninterrupted supply of gas to industries on Monday. According to the reports, the protesting industrialists ended their sit-in outside the SSGC head office after successful talks with the officials of the SSGC. The industrialists and the labourers gathered outside the SSGC office to record their protest against non availability of the gas to their units. They raised slogans against the SSGC. They said that their export orders are not being produced due to the non-availability of the gas so that they are bearing the loss of billions rupees. Following to the protest, during the negotiation with the protestors, the SSGC managing director said that the supply of 50mmcfd from KEPTO power plant is being restored and the other terms and conditions will be decided within a month. Earlier, Karachi Industrialists Forum President Javed Bulwani said SSGC is only giving assurances but their problems remain unresolved. The industrialists said they don’t have any other issue rather than supply of gas. They said the industries should be provided uninterrupted gas to boost country’s exports.