Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has directed the Authorities that efforts be made for minimizing Load-Shedding during the month of Ramzan.

Chairing meeting of Cabinet Committee on Energy in Islamabad, Prime Minister said
Government is fully cognizant of problems faced by masses and will not rest till relief is provided.

Expressing displeasure over Load-Shedding schedule, Nawaz Sharif ordered resolving transmission issues at the earliest.

The meeting was briefed by Secretary Water and Power on current Load Management Plan, Circular Debt, Transmission and Distribution of Power from upcoming Power Projects and status of Utilization of Idle Power Plants.

The Cabinet Commitee was told 9107 Megawatts of Electricity would be added to National Grid by March 2018.