islamabad - Islamabad Capital Territory Administration on Wednesday issued schedule for ten-hour closure of CNG stations in federal capital to ensure uninterrupted gas supply to domestic consumers during the ongoing winter season.

The city administration imposed Section 144 in this regard, under which the CNG stations have been prohibited from selling gas to motorists from 5 am to 10 am and 5 pm to 10 pm.

According to a notification issued by the Deputy Commissioner ICT, huge volume of the natural gas was being used as a fuel for vehicles, causing shortage of gas for domestic consumers.

The order would remain in force for two months, the notification added.