Finance Minister Asad Umar addresses press conference in IslamabadArchive
Finance Minister Asad Umar, Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry and Minister for Power Omar Ayub Khan are addressing a joint press conference at the Information Services Academy in Islamabad.
The finance minister, who was the first to speak, said that the recent hike in power tariff was taken on the recommendation of Nepra.
"The power tariff and any hikes in it are decided by Nepra," he explained. "This time, Nepra, after conducting its review, recommended that the power tariff should be increased by Rs3.82."
Details to follow