City: Taxila, Wah Cantt face loadshedding

Taxila: After a brief respite from load shedding in the winter season the city was again being subjected several hours loadshedding. The residents living in Taxila, Wah Cantt and Hasanabdal were once again facing the dilemma of load shedding for past couple of weeks. Tehsil Organizer PMLN Taxila Syed Mahboob Shah in a press release said that Islamabad Electricity Supply Company IESCO has suddenly increased electricity load shedding period in above areas.

He said that earlier program announced by the authority was a relief to masses in Taxila, Wah Cantt and Hasanabdal in which it was told that load shedding will occur for only two to three hours, but only a few days have passed and same routine of IESCO has started of load shedding of more than four to five hours on regular basis.

He said that government was busy in politics and campaigns for upcoming elections and completely ignored real issues like power crisis. On the other hand, IESCO officials were of the view that they are trying their level best to end load shedding or at least reduce the hours.