The Nationwide Electrical Energy Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) obtained the Central Energy Buying Company (CPPA) request to hike the electrical energy value by Rs3.53 per unit.
In keeping with sources, the Nationwide Electrical Energy Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) will hear the CPPA plea on November 29. The latest improve in electrical energy tariff has been hunted for the month of October below month-to-month gas adjustment.
The approval from the NEPRA will put a further burden of Rs40 billion on the ability shoppers.
Earlier, the Cupboard Committee on Power (CCoE) assembly accredited the abstract which said officers of the ability division from grades 17 to 21 will get a utility allowance as an alternative of free electrical energy items.
Nevertheless, the Water and Energy Improvement Authority (WAPDA) Staff Union protested in Lahore, for the continuity of a free energy facility.
A protest demonstration was held in Lahore after sources claimed that the caretaker authorities is contemplating ending free energy amenities for WAPDA workers.