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Gas pressure drops in Pindi areas

RAWALPINDI: Low pressure of gas in different areas of city has created enormous problems for the residents of the city a

Dec 11 2018

RAWALPINDI: Low pressure of gas in different areas of city has created enormous problems for the residents of the city and has badly affected the routine life of the citizens.

The people residing in Jamia Masjid, Waris Khan, Committee Chowk, Dhoke Khaba, Umer Road, Dhoke Ealhi Bukush, Arya Mohallah, Pirwadhai, Adiala Road, Bakra Mandi, Dhoke Syedan, Sadiqabad, Pindora and Shah Khalid Colony are facing worst difficulties due to low gas pressure.

There were long queues on tandoors as there was no source to bake bread at home. Aneela Bibi, a housewife said, “We pay gas bills every month but in every winter we have to face difficulties”, we cannot buy breakfast, lunch and dinner from restaurants, she added.

The residents of Tench Bhatta, Ishaq Hussain and Ayub Khan said that their families are facing severe problems to prepare breakfast for children due to low pressure of gas adding that they have no choice but to buy bakery items at high rates to meet the requirements of their children.

Mohammad Ishaq, of Pirwadhai, said mostly low income salary group lived in the area and cannot afford LPG cylinders.

Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2018