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Consumers Can Pay Electricity, Gas Bills In Three Months: Hafeez

ISLAMABAD:Advisor to the Prime Minister on Finance, Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, said Thursday citizens can now pay their electricity bills with a three-month delay.

The announcement was made as part of the government’s relief measures for the public during the coronavirus crisis as many brave a financial crunch due to the pandemic.

Shaikh said that the government will bear the losses in the delay of the bill payments and that Rs100 billion were allocated in this regard.