Gas crisis: Sindh govt rejects Omar Ayub's statement.


KARACHI -- The Sindh government on Saturday turned down the statement of Federal Minister for Power Omar Ayub Khan for holding the provincial government responsible over gas crisis.

Sindh's Agriculture Minister Ismail Rahu in his statement rejected Ayub's statement in which he held the Sindh government responsible for the gas crisis in the province including Karachi.

'A province cannot be blamed for the gas crisis', Ismail Rahu said and termed the statement of the federal minister factually wrong.

Sindh is producing large amount of the country's gas production and even then the province is being blamed for the crisis.

He made it clear that the provincial government has not halted or created hinders in laying gas pipelines in the province.

Earlier on Friday, Minister for...

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