SNGPL disconnects 2191 illegal connections, 151 tempered meters, 31 fake meters

PESHAWAR:The Task Force of Sui Northern Gas Pipline Limited, Sunday during grand operation against illegal consumers in different districts of the province disconnected 2191 illegal connections, 151 tempered meters and 31 fake meters.

The Spokesperson Sunday said that on the directives of General Manager SNGPL KP Arbab Saqib, the Task Force in collaboration with district administration of Peshawar, Charsadda, Kohat, Karak, Hangu, Bannu, Lakki Marwat, Tank and DI Khan launched grand operation against illegal consumers disconnecting their connections and arrested 11 persons while lodged FIR against seven others.

The Task Force disconnected 2191 illegal connections, 151 tempered meters while 31 fake meters at Lachi, Banda Daud Shah, Donka, Jahangiri, Bazid Khel, Ahmad Khel, Palosi, Tehkal and other areas of the province.

The SNGPL warned its consumers that action would be taken against those who violate the government rules and using illegal connections.