Karachi: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) MNAs and MPAs have announced to stage a protest outside the K-Electric Office against prolonged unannounced loadshedding and overbilling here on Monday.
Central Joint Secretary and Member National Assembly Aftab Siddiqui, Members of Provincial Assembly Jamal Siddiqui, Ali Aziz , Saeed Afridi, Raja Azhar, Bilal Ghaffar, Riaz Haider, Fahim Khan, Shahnawaz Jadoon, Rabistan Khan, Sidra Imran including others released their joint statement that K-Electric has not fulfilled its promises, The people of Karachi have elected us and we cannot leave the citizens in trouble.
The PTI legislators added that K-Electric has increased the tariff and put the people in more trouble and now K-Electric has become a mafia for the people of Karachi.
It has become difficult to quarantine COVID-19 patients at home in hot weather due to loadshedding, they said.
In case of non-stop loadshedding and over billing by K Electric, we will approach the Supreme Court and save the people from the torment of forced loadsedding, they said.
Moreover, the PTI legislators urged K Electric to stop oppressing citizens .
Whereas they stated that Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf stands with the citizens of Karachi and would continue to raise voice against injustices with Karachiites.