Sindh’s CNG stations to not open today as per schedule due to an acute shortage in gas supply in the region. According to the new schedule, the stations will now open on Tuesday.
The closure of the CNG stations had manifold the plight of the commuters using public transport, however, re-opening of the stations relieved some Karachiites.
As per the schedule, the gas supply to CNG stations generally close on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, however, in the current wee the schedule disrupted and its closure period extended by 90 hours that caused the severe problems for the people who used public transport.
A new schedule has been issued following a gas shortage in the province, according to sources. Under this new schedule, the time between CNG stations opening has increased.
The decision to alter the schedule was made Thursday night due to decreased gas pressure.