Protest against overcharging of Gas bills

RAWALPINDI: People have voiced solid protest against cheating of bills by the Sui gas division with including additional charges of most recent five years in the Sui gas bill of the present month.

As indicated by media reports, the Sui gas office has included an extra charge for the sake of exceptional duty of the most recent five years in the present month, expanding bills from hundreds to thousands.

There are more than 550,000 gas buyers in Rawalpindi locale and a dominant part of them have been served bills with including Rs 4743 a record of extra charge and along these lines each shopper who used to pay charge not as much as Rs 1000 every month will have now to pay charge adding up to over Rs 5000. The subjects said that neither gas radiators nor geezers are being utilized, yet then such powerful bills have been gotten. Amid the whole summer season our bill never surpassed Rs 1000 every month except this month it has outperformed Rs 5000.

Sui gas office Rawalpindi region GM Zahoor Ahmad said that the extra bills have been sent to the consumers who have utilized unreasonable gas and paid bills not as much as their real utilization.