Shifting of electricity wires crossing close or over the houses in process; IESCO Chief


Islamabad:   (Parliament Times)   Chief Executive Officer IESCO Mr.Shahid Iqbal Ch. in a statement said that life is the most beautiful and precious gift of Almighty ALLAH. He said
that a special campaign regarding shifting of electricity lines crossing over or
close to the houses to safe locations is in process in whole region of IESCO on
departmental expenditures. He briefed that so far 5370 such dangerous points
have been secured and IESCO made an expenditure of 814.313 million on this.
According to the details Islamabad Circle completed 542 works, Rawalpindi circle
1300, Attock circle 918, Jhelum circle 1428 and Chakwal circle secured 1182
dangerous points. IESCO Chief said that we are utilizing all our resources to
protect human life and we will never compromise on it. Chief also requested to
valued customers to follow all safety measures and avoid construction of houses
under or close to the power installations i.e. electricity wires, transformers etc. He
Also requested IESCO customers to inform related SDO office in case of such
dangerous electricity wires in their area so that by taking immediate action
human life could be protected.