Gujranwala: Ex-GCCI president caught stealing gas
GUJRANWALA, Feb 23: A task force of the Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) raided a tiles manufacturing factory and caught its owner stealing gas through a magnet placed at the meter here on Wednesday.
Reports said SNGPL authorities received information that former GCCI president Akhlaq Ahmad Butt had been involved in stealing gas at his tiles manufacturing factory on GT Road for several years.
At this, a task force led by general manger Najeeb raided the factory and caught owners red-handed while stealing gas. The raiding team severed the gas supply connection of the factory and an adjacent factory also owned by Akhlaq Ahmad Butt.
The general manager said that a strict action would be taken against factory owners in accordance with the law.
Accused Akhlaq Ahmad Butt is a member of the board of directors of Gepco and also a member board of governors of Government College for Boys, Satellite Town. He is also a leader of the Unity Group of the GCCI.