KARACHI Oct 09, 2021
Gas crisis intensified as Sui Southern is facing a sharp drop in gas pressure. Due to the gas crisis in Sindh Sui Southern is also facing shortage of RLNG supply. Gas supply to non-export industries has been cut off for three days.
Gas supply to private power plants, including non-export industries, has also been cut off till Monday, which will resume at 8 am on Monday October 11.
Sui Southern spokesman said the arrival of carrying the LNG ship was delayed due to strong waves at sea, which led to gas being distributed under the load management plan, while uninterrupted supply of gas to domestic consumers will continues.
On the other hand, FPCCI has demanded immediate resumption of gas supply and said that it rejects three days gas cut off for industries in Sindh.
It may be recalled that Sui Southern Gas Company on October had announced a sudden shutdown of CNG for three days on the pretext of gas shortage in Sindh before winter.
Sui Southern Gas had shut down CNG in Sindh for two weeks from June 22, which opened on July 25.
Earlier, CNG stations were reopened in January this year after a long shutdown.