Islamabad, August 26, 2013 (PPI-OT): A delegation of Kissan Ittehad met the Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar in his office this evening and held detailed discussions on the tariffs for agricultural tube wells.
After detailed discussions it was decided that a uniform electricity tariff rate of Rs.10.50 per unit would be charged for agriculture tube wells on off peak hours.
It was also decided that the outstanding bills till June 20,2013 will be paid in ten equal installments by waiving late fee.
The meeting was attended by Khawaja Muhammad Asif, Federal Minister Water and Power, Dr. Farrakh Javed, Minister for Agriculture-Punjab Mr. Yawar Zaman, Minister for Irrigation-Punjab, Chaudhary Muhammad Anwareen, President-Kisan Ittehad Punjab, Mr. Khalid Khokhar, Mian Mustafa Wattoo, Chaudhary Muhammad Akram, Chaudhary Ashraf, MNA-Shiwal, Mr. Iftikhar Nazeer, MNA-Sahiwal, Rao Muhammad Ajmal, MNA-Deepalpur, Mr. Arif Chaudhary, MNA-Okara, Rana Zahid-MNA, Mr. Muneer Azhar, MNA-Chichawatni, Mr. Ghaffar Dogar, MNA-multan and Mr. Nadeem Robera, MNA-Okara.
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