Pakistan News : CM of Punjab promised to end the load shedding and corrupt Patwari culture by 2014 on Thursday, E Pakistan News Reported.
Addressing the Punjab Assembly soon after being elected as third-time CM, Shahbaz vowed to take steps on war-footing to end the loadshedding by introducing solar power systems and enhancing the capability of electricity generation.
CM said that “This house has been elected by votes, and by the power of prayers of the masses, and it is the time to steer the people out of the crisis,”
Shahbaz pledged that extra government lands would be utilized for the prosperity of people.
He said the circular debt amounting of 500 billion rupees can be overcome by checking the electricity theft of 207 billion rupees annually.
“This has also affected our exports and foreign exchange reserves to an alarming situation. Therefore‚ all the resources will have to be utilized to end the menace on war footing.”