CJP takes notice on heavy taxes in electricity bills



Islamabad, July 30 (TNS): Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar has taken notice on Monday regarding extensive taxes in electricity bills, during hearing of Dams Funding case.

During a hearing in the Supreme Court , CJP remarked, “ Extensive taxes are included in electricity bills which are becoming a nuisance for the nation.” People don’t even have money to eat thrice a day and more weight of taxes is being enforced on them.”

“There should be a proper mechanism for collection of taxes” , CJP added

Justice Nisar further remarked,illegal theft of Electricity in the country is increasing problems for the people and SC will take strict measures against such individuals.