8000 to 10000 MW electricity to be added to national grid by 2018: Abid Sher


MULTAN, Apr 6 (APP): State Minister for Water and Power Abid Sher Ali said on Wednesday that 8,000 to 10,000 Megawatt electricity would be added to national grid by 2018, which would help control electricity crisis in the country. Talking to the media persons here at Multan Tea House, he said that electricity generation would reach to 18,000 megawatts during August 2016, which would surely help reducing loadshedding hours significantly. Maximum relief would be given to consumers regarding loadshedding in the coming Ramazan, he added.