CM Hamza announces free electricity for domestic users in Punjab

Punjab Chief Minister Hamza Shehbaz on Monday announced free electricity for domestic users UpTo 100 units and free solar panels to the deserving people in Punjab.

It is however not clear what would be the criteria for the deserving area.

Punjab CM made the announcement ahead of July 17th bye elections and July 22nd Chief Minister as per the Lahore High Court (LHC) orders.

He announced this package the poor in a press conference held here in Lahore on Monday.

Hamza Shehbaz said they will succeed to control the giant inflation in the country by giving financial relief to the masses in the upcoming days.

He said his government has already given subsidies on flour (Aata) and medicines.

Hamza said his government will bear all utility expenses of the consumers who will use up to 100 units of electricity.

He further stated that for this purpose, his government has also set aside Rs100 billion and this electricity relief package will give benefit thousands of households.