Jun 07

CNG strike: APCNGA chairman arrested from Islamabad

Authorities arrested the All Pakistan CNG Association (APCNGA) chairman Ghayas Paracha in Islamabad on Thursday, ghaya sparacha INP
The charges on which he was arrested could not yet be ascertained.

The APCNGA has announced to shut down CNG stations across the country from June 6 and had threatened that the strike will continue indefinitely if the government goes ahead with the move to increase the price of compressed natural gas.

“Unfortunately, when they [the government] increase the price, consumers end up paying for it. But it is a loss for us as well,” Paracha had said.