Islamabad: Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani has stated that the Government is working on war footings to overcome unscheduled load shedding in the country. He said that all relevant ministries had been directed to resolve the issue of circular debt expeditiously which would help to reduce the load shedding to a great extent.
The Prime Minister was talking to the Deputy Chairman Senate and Members of the Parliament who called on him at Prime Minister’s House this afternoon today.
The Prime Minister said that the High-Powered Committee constituted by him would soon submit its recommendations to address the agonizing load shedding in the country.
The Prime Minister said that Government was taking measures to accelerate the pace of development in the country. He said that the development funds were being released to all the parliamentarians to complete the projects which were people’s welfare oriented. He urged the parliamentarians to focus on the timely completion of the ongoing development projects for the benefit of the people at the grassroots level.
The parliamentarians apprised the Prime Minister about various development schemes of their respective constituencies. Those who met the Prime Minister included Mir Jan Muhammad Khan Jamali, Deputy Chairman Senate, Senator Sughra Imam, Mr. Nazar M. Gondal, MNA, Mr. Javed Iqbal Warraich, MNA, Ms. Ghulam Bibi Bharwana, MNA and Ms. Palwasha Behran MNA.
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