Dunya news (net desk) - The economic Coordination Committee (ECC) has approved additional deliver of a hundred and fifty MW of strength through national Grid to k-electric to address energy shortage in Karachi.

The ECC, which met in Islamabad on Wednesday with prime Minister s Adviser on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, also authorised procurement of 5.15 million lots of wheat goal with economic restriction of 158.Five billion rupees this yr.

The Committee authorised additional subsidy amounting to one.8 billion rupees to Tribal electric supply business enterprise (TESCO) for the month of Ramazan to offer extra strength supply to the seven tribal businesses of ex-FATA. The power division knowledgeable that the government has been paying the power payments of domestic customers of former tribal corporations through a subsidy of 1.Three billion rupees per month.

ECC acceded to the concept of Earthquake Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Authority by using granting tax exemption to the tasks being built under Saudi Fund for improvement provide.

It waived off Karachi Port trust s garage fees at the consignments of rice to be allotted most of the needy people with the aid of a non-income welfare organisation working for the terrible and needy people of the u . S ..

The Committee also authorised Technical Supplementary and Supplementary presents for distinctive Ministries and Divisions.