Karachi: Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) during raids against gas theft in parts of city has removed illegal connections.
Sui Security Services and Counter Gas Theft Operations (SS and CGTO) Department in a raid in Kharadar area closed connection of a commercial customer, using gas directly. Total load obtained was 338 CFT/HR.
In another raid, team cut down connection of an unregistered customer in lyari by using gas directly. Total load was found to be 515 CFT/HR.
SSGC team cut down connection of a dairy shop, using gas directly. Total load obtained was approximately 435 CFT/HR with 5.5 Psig pressure.
First Investigation Reports have been registered against illegal gas users,
In another raid in Gulshan View Apartment, raiding team discovered that 40 flat owners out of 360 were involved in stealing gas from main line through rubber pipes.
Meanwhile in Quetta, Customer Relations team conducted a raid on a domestic customer who was caught using gas for commercial usage of power generation. Total connected load was found to be 425 cft per hr. Two raids were also conducted on commercial customers who were found using domestic gas through a tampered meter for running a tandoor shop. Total connected load was found to be 1640 cft per hour. In all three cases, meters were disconnected.