Gas companies give electric shock to consumers
24 August, 2013
ISLAMABAD: Sui Southern and Northern Gas Authorities have decided to increase the fee of security deposit, while Rs 3000 will be also charged from the consumers who will install fresh connection.
As per media reports, Rs 1500 were being charged earlier to fresh customers of gas connection, but now Rs 4500 will be totally charged in this regard.
Sui gas authorities have not even shown mercy on the old customers, they will also pay security fee. Rs 250 will be collected up to 6 months from the customers who pay 1000 rupees bill monthly.
Sources said that Gas companies would earn Rs 5 billion in respect of security gas deposit. While this increment will be fixed in the bills of customers from the month of July.