Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani directs convening of national energy Conference to discuss electricity crisis

Islamabad: Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani who is on an official visit to Korea, is continuously taking stock of the electricity crisis in the country and directing effective measures to overcome electricity shortage.

The Prime Minister has directed that a National Energy Conference, to be participated by all Provinces and other stakeholders, be convened within ten days to discuss the crisis and recommend a national strategy to efficiently utilize existing energy resources and to develop additional energy resources keeping in view the increasing demand of energy in the country.

The Prime Minister has emphasized that concerted efforts are required to overcome the energy crisis not only to alleviate the sufferings of the people but also to bolster the national economy.

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