KARACHI: Caretaker Minister Industries and Revenue Younis Dagha has said that the plants of K Electric are very dilapidated and therefore consumers of Karachi have to pay higher bills.
Speaking at an event in Karachi, Younis Dagha said that a part of the price of electricity is fixed annually and a part is separately in the form of monthly fuel adjustment charges. gives.
He said that lack of one voice of the business class of Karachi is also a cause of problems, Lahore Faisalabad becomes one voice, so their words are heard.
The caretaker minister said that energy is a federal subject, the provincial mandate is limited, he will meet with the caretaker chief minister of the industrial representatives of Karachi on structural and energy issues this week. In the meeting, concrete recommendations of Sindh for the federation will be formulated in consultation with the stakeholders.
He further said that if the government wants to give subsidy to the domestic consumer, then give it from the budget, the issue of energy was not properly presented to the IMF.
Younis Dagha said that digitization is being worked on in Sindh day and night, the Sindh Revenue Department will launch the revenue app on an experimental basis next week. Bank does not believe in revenue land papers.
He said that for the development activities of the industrial areas, a works committee has been established on the representatives of the associations, with the signatures of all the members of the works committee, the development activities of the industrial areas can be done.