Lahore: Amjad Latif, Managing Director of SNGPL, said that a summary for approval has been forwarded to OGDCL for approval of increasing the connections of Sui Gas to 1 million from 0.5 million per year, for residential customers.
The Board of Directors approved the proposal of increasing the connections and thereafter the summary has been sent to regulatory body.
The import of LNG and conversion of commercial and industrial connections on LNG has allowed the company to increase the connections for residential users.
Presently, 50 thousand connections on urgent basis and remaining 450 thousand connections were installed on payment of normal fee, in each year.
Upon approval of the said proposal, the company will start installing 1 million connections from the current year to those whose applications are pending with the Sui gas provider.