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Amid severe gas crisis in Sindh, Balochistan: PGPCL LNG terminal offers additional regasification capacity

National Khalid Mustafa June 24, 2021 ISLAMABAD: Amid severe gas shortage in Sindh and Balochistan that appeared on the scene from June 22, 2021 because of the Annual Turn Around of Kunnar Pasaki gas field and which is likely to... Share Next Story >>> ISLAMABAD: Amid severe gas shortage in Sindh and Balochistan that appeared on the scene from June 22, 2021 because of the Annual Turn Around (ATA) of Kunnar Pasaki gas field and which is likely to further aggravate when Engro LNG terminal gets closed from June 29 for dry docking, the Pakistan Gas Port Consortium Limited (PGPCL) LNG Import Terminal has come up with the offer of making available its additional capacity to re-gasify 150 mmcfd LNG to the government to wriggle the country out of gas crisis. The non-export industry, CNG and fertiliser sectors in Sindh, have been denied gas supply for an indefinite period and their industrial and commercial activities have literally come to a standstill. So much so the export industry

Balochistan police refuses to arrest opposition lawmakers for attacking cops despite FIR

ANI |  Updated:  Jun 23, 2021 22:39 IST Quetta [Pakistan], June 23 (ANI): The  Balochistan police  on Tuesday refused to arrest the opposition  lawmakers  despite registered First Information Report ( FIR ) against them in the case of attack on police personnel and  issuing threats  to them. Sixteen opposition  lawmakers  surrendered at the Quetta's Bijli Road Police Station following  FIR  registered against them for causing mayhem on June 18 related to the  provincial budget  of the financial year 2021-22, and they insisted police to arrest them over  FIR  registered, reported The Express Tribune. The protests happened as the security force was clearing the roads leading to the Balochistan Assembly which were blocked by the opposition parties as a protest against the government. On Monday, as many as 16  lawmakers , including the Opposition Leader in the Balochistan Assembly Advocate Sikandar Khan, Malik Naseer Ahmad Shahwani, Nasrullah Zairay, Sana Baloch, Mir Zabid Ali Reiki, A