Over dues of Electricity, issue for public departments
Islamabad: The Islamabad Electric Supply Company (Iesco) has given all public sector consumers seven days to clear their dues; else the power meters would be disconnected after December 26.
Iesco has started to forward these notices to various departments which have failed to clear dues for a long period.
Keeping up with its tradition, the Capital Development Authority (CDA) tops the list of 52 government offices.
CDA has an outstanding amount of Rs2.09 billion in terms of electricity bills, while the defence ministry has to clear Rs312.13 million power dues.
Furthermore, the Armed Forces Institute of Cardiology has to pay Iesco Rs52.37 million, Hospitals under Federal Govt Rs45.80 million, TMA Murree Rs41.04 million, Adiala Jail Rs40.84 million, Islamabad Police Rs36.40 million, PTCL Rs25.64 million and D.G Registration NADRA Rs25.41 million.
Moreover, Chief Commissioner Islamabad owes Rs20.80 million, G.M Hydel Rs17.06 million, Parliament Lodges Rs16.56 million, Punjab Police Rs14.05 million, Federal Education Rs9.69 million, Health units in Islamabad Rs6.91 million, Punjab PWD Rs6.88 million, Narcotics Control Board Rs5.63 million and M/O Local Govt Rs5.38 million.