PM felicitates nation for record power generation


ISLAMABAD, June 03 (NTS): Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday felicitate nation for the highest ever power generation in country’s history.

In a statement, the Prime Minister said that his government is committed to end power crisis in the country and would transfer a brighter Pakistan by 2018.

He said that the government is working day and night to establish power plants for cheaper and sustainable production of electricity.

Lashing out at previous governments, the Prime Minister said his predecessors did nothing to drag out the country from energy crisis.

Earlier, Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif has expressed the government resolve to eliminate load shedding by the next year.

“Allah be praised…19248MW A new record…Marching towards Raushan Pakistan”, the minister took micro-blogging website Twitter to announce new national record.

In another tweet message on Saturday, he said after the completion of numerous projects, sufficient power will be added to national grid by the end of next year.

“8pm,3 June 2012 Generation was 11952MW 8pm 3 June 2017 Generation is 19200MW Marching towards Raushan Pakistan Alhamdolillah”, Khawaja Asif tweeted.

“The Minister said the country witnessed the highest power generation of electricity today and we are surely marching on the path of Raushan Pakistan” the minister added.