FAISALABAD – The Faisalabad Electricity Supply Company has exempted major shopping areas of Faisalabad from loadshedding during rush and peak hours to facilitate the people regarding Eid shopping.

The customers and shopkeepers were of the view that loadshedding was messing their lives usually. The decision was taken in a meeting of the Fesco Board of Directors held with Nadeem Aftab Sindhu in the chair.

The meeting discussed the problems of families in making Eid shopping due to loadshedding.  The situation is also affecting the shopkeepers as the shopping activities are not getting momentum. The BoDs decided to exempt all the shopping areas including Satiana road, Jhal Khannuanna, Jaranwala road, D-Ground from 7.00 p.m. to 1.00 a.m. Similarly, the eight bazaars around Ghanta Ghar will also get uninterrupted electricity supply from 7.00 PM to 11.00 PM. This facility will continue till Eidul Fitr, he added. Meanwhile, the shopkeepers have hailed the decision to provide uninterrupted power supply to the business centres.

 and thanked Mr Nadeem Aftab, the Chairman of the Board, and Rana Muhammad Mushtaq, the Director, for the facility.