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Government to execute Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline to run wheel of industry - Mahfooz Elahi/ Business Community's cooperation required to remove imbalances and pressure control-Chaudary Arshad July 06, 2011
Meeting outside ICCI
A delegation of Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry (ICCI) led by its President, Mr. Mahfooz Elahi visited General Manager, Sui Northern Gas, Ch. Arshad and congratulated him on his appointment. Munawar Mughal, Mian Akram Fraid, Khalid Javaid, Nasir Khan, Khalid Mehmud Chaudary, Naeem Paracha, Muhammad Ali, Nisar Mirza, Malik Naveed and Rafeh Farid have also accompanied the delegation.

Speaking on the occasion, Mahfooz Elahi, President ICCI said that Industrial Area of Islamabad Capital Territory has located near to the offices of Sui Northern Gas which has been facing various problems of gas outages. He said that ICCI would cooperate with Sui Northern Gas officials for resolving such problems.

He was of the view that problem of scarcity of gas was created because household consumption of gas has been increasing rapidly. He said that to fulfill the current demand of gas, government must execute Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline project.

He said that business community of Islamabad has been facing severe problem of low gas pressure. There was a dire need of adjustment in the load-shedding schedules, he added.

General Manager, Sui Northern Gas, Ch. Arshad said that we are always in need of full support from business community in overcoming issues, He agreed that Government should complete the gas pipeline projects, which would help to overcome energy crisis. 

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