In Karachi, the worst load shedding, overbilling and on public grievances, the government and opposition came together while the PPP announced its unconditional support to the government for action against K Electric.
In the scorching heat, the government and the opposition came on the same page in the National Assembly on unannounced and announced load shedding, overbilling in lockdown and other public complaints against K Electric.
Members of the ruling and opposition parties have expressed outrage at the worst situation, calling for action against K-Electric.
On the issue of load shedding in Karachi, MQM member Osama Qadri said that the people of Karachi are talking about holding a sit-in in Islamabad. Federation has a 26% share of K Electric. Doesn’t the federation have the authority on K-Electric?
Participating in the discussion, PTI member Faheem Khan said that atrocities of K Electric was going on in Karachi and another power company should be brought against K Electric.
PPP member Naveed Qamar while announcing unconditional support of the government against K Electric said that we will support the government to take steps against K Electric. The agreement with K Electric was before the PPP.
Member Assembly Agha Rafi said that call K Electric and ask them for an answer while Ayaz Sadiq of PML-N said that K Electric should pay billions, a committee should be formed on the issue.
PML-N’s Ahsan Iqbal said that Karachi used to be a city of lights but today there is no electricity. People in Karachi are worried about load shedding. The House should take notice.