ECC approves PKR 5.2Bn for industrial sector’s gas subsidy claims

The ECC approved PKR 5.2Bn worth of four months subsidy claims of the industrial sector related to gas supply. The ECC took the decision during a meeting presided over by Adviser to PM on Finance, Hafeez Shaikh. The decision was taken on a summary regarding gas/ RLNG supply to industrial sector, including exporters of formerly 5 zero-rated sectors in the light of the committee’s decision in Oct’18 of supplying system gas/RLNG to export-oriented sector, its process units and captive power plants.