FAISALABAD- State minister for water and power Abid Sher Ali has said government is working on priority basis to scale down electricity and gas load shedding. The year 2015 will be the year of good news.

He said this while talking to a  PML-N delegation led by Mian Tahir Jamil MPA, during a meeting  today.

Mian Tahir Jamil MPA told Abid Sher Ali , gas load shedding has added to the miseries of people of his constituency and prompt steps are needed to be taken to address the problem of electricity and gas load shedding.

Abid Sher Ali assured him that government was fully alive to the problems facing the people and work is underway on fast track basis in this regard. Improvement will soon come in the situation. He held that the agreements signed with China and Turkey would scale down energy crisis and their benefit will soon start trickling down to the people.

He underlined that complete elimination of terrorism for the sake of survival of humanity is the need of hour. The whole nation stands with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and army chief Gen Rahil Sharif on this count. Our army will cleanse the country from terrorists so that peace could be restored and the country could be put on path to prosperity again, he maintained.