ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan directed to pay back the excessive amount received for gas consumers after report submitted to mentioning excessive bills.
A report over excessive gas bills was submitted to Prime Minister Imran Khan in which extra charges that were put on consumers were analyzed along with supply and demand situation.
The report claimed that Rs 513 million will be returned to users for being overcharged. Difference between gas pressure and amount of bills was also monitored upon the premier’s directions.
The report stated that action is being taken on the orders of the board of directors of the Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL). Rs 50 million were returned to consumers in February and March last year, it said.
The PM has directed the concerned authority to adjust the amount or payback to consumers and also directed to maintain the demand and supply situation in various parts of the country.