Rawalpindi: Mill caught pilfering gas
RAWALPINDI: Sui Northern Gas Pipelines (SNGPL) Islamabad region on Tuesday claimed that it had caught a Hassanabdal textile mill pilfering huge volume of gas. Spokesman for SNGPL Islamabad region Shahid Akram said the theft of the gas was detected by the authorities after they found the gas meter of Margalla Textile Mills tampered with. During investigation, gas worth more than Rs64,200,000 was found stolen.
He claimed when the SNGPL’s team was busy doing its job, the mills management harassed its members. However, a complaint was lodged with the City Police Station, Hassanabdal, by the SNGPL authorities who also sought police help for disconnecting the tampered gas meter, the spokesman said.