Karachi: Sindh Minister for Industries & Commerce and Anti-Corruption & Cooperative Department Jam Ikramullah Dharejo has said that due to continuous load shedding of gas and electricity in industrial zones of Sindh, industries are suffering and it is feared that millions of people may be unemployed due to the current situation.
In a statement issued here, the minister slammed the federal government over load shedding of gas and electricity and said that It is destroying industries by not providing gas and electricity and sadly, Sindh province, which produces 70% of gas, is deprived of gas.
Dharejo added, ‘ It seems that giving one crore jobs by Prime Minister means depriving one crore people of jobs and load shedding of gas and electricity is making the lives of the poor worse and worse.
He said that the federation should stop step mother role to Sindh as load shedding of electricity and gas had almost destroyed industries.
Dharejo said that load shedding of electricity and gas threatens to put millions out of work while Sindh government is with the industrialists.’ Sadlyh there has never been a more incompetent government in the history of Pakistan than the current federal government ‘. he concluded.