Governor chairs session with industrialists on gas, power supply situation



Governor Sindh, Imran Ismail held a detailed session with the group of industrialists. Nadeem Babar, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Petroleum and Tabish Gohar attended the session by video link. Special Secretaries for Petroleum & Power Division, Ministry of Energy, Managing Director of Sui Southern Gas Company and representative of K-Electric were also present in the meeting. The representatives of the FPCCI and the presidents of different associations of the industrial associations in Karachi also attended the meeting.

The meeting was in follow up of the session held on January 29, 2021 on gas & power supply position to industrial units.  At the onset, the Governor Sindh & industrialists amiably appreciated the efforts of Ministry of Energy in provision of gas supplies and coordination for electricity meter connections to the industrial units.

The Special Assistant on Power & Petroleum informed the forum about improvement and progress in energy sector making it more competitive and open market.

The Governor said that the federal government would extend all possible assistance for industrial growth and of country’s exports. He committed that government would facilitate the industry with uninterrupted gas supply until they get an electricity connections to meet their requirements.