A federal cabinet meeting was held under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif in which the National Energy Saving Plan was considered.
During the meeting officials of energy finance and other relevant ministries gave a detailed briefing and also Cabinet approved the National Energy Saving Plan.
Khawaja Asif said that restaurants, hotels and markets will be closed at 8 pm, marriage halls will be closed at 10 pm, electric bikes are going to be introduced, the import of electric bikes has started, 20 percent of people in government institutions will be from home. will work
The federal minister said that the four provinces will be taken into confidence on the decisions of the cabinet, and the policy will be finalized by Thursday.
The federal minister said that the practice of opening shops till 2 am is beyond understanding, we have to change our habits to deal with the energy crisis, we cannot tolerate the culture of shopping at night.
The Defense Minister said that Pakistan is the only country where the markets are open till late night, we have markets open at 12:00 in the morning, we don’t make the most of the daylight hours.
Khawaja Asif said that the country is currently suffering from serious economic problems, we have no option, the doors of option and choice have been closed on us.