Lesco staff would begin work to restore power supply to the affected areas once the rain stops
The owners of textile export industries have managed to get the court's stay order on new power bills being prepared under new tariff.
LAHORE: The irregularities worth millions of rupees were surfaced in the development projects of Lahore Electric Supply Company Limited (LESCO) and to further push the probe, the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned the records of past three years from the entity. According to details, the anti-graft watchdog has been investigating the alleged monetary embezzlement in the development projects of LESCO. Following the report of irregularities, the NAB officials have summoned all development…
LAHORE: A large part of the city was steeped in darkness as more than 50 feeders tripped, owing to the rain that lasted for a few hours in the city.
LAHORE: Electricity supply to many parts of Lahore was suspended after 88 power feeders tripped due to heavy rains in the historical city, ARY News reports on Friday.
LAHORE: Arshad Rafiq and Mehboob Ali, Chief Executive Officer and former Director of Operation of Lahore Electric Supply Company (LESCO), have been arrested by National Accountability Bureau (NAB) and Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on corruption charges, ARY News reports. According to NAB sources, the two persons have been accused of corruption in buying transformers and to not carry out load shedding in industries after taking bribes. They have also been suspected for taking bribes for the upgrades in factory…