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Abbasi Assures to End Load Shedding by November 2018

Rawalpindi (July 6, 2017): Minister for Petroleum Shahid Khaqan Abbasi claimed that Pakistan will become a big economic power in next 20 years and load shedding issue will be resolved by November 2018.

According to the details, Petroleum Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi says there will be almost zero gas load-shedding in the country during the next winter.

Addressing to a ceremony in Rawalpindi Khaqan Abbasi said that government was working sincerely day and night for the prosperity and development of the country.

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Lashing out PPP government he said that those who moved the country into darkness criticizing the government as PML-N government has taken multiple steps to overcome power crisis.“Only progress in Economy creates employment and Pakistan’s economy moving its heights day by day,” he said.

He said two million gas connections were provided in four years of PML-N government as against four million during the past forty-three years. He said gas connections are being given purely on merit.The Minister said power projects with the capacity of 11,000 megawatt were launched during the last four years. He said electricity loadshedding will be eliminated soon.

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said investors are coming to Pakistan due to the government’s prudent policies, and a number of development projects have been initiated.

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said the world is recognizing Pakistan as an emerging economy.

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