Govt urged not to allow KESCs request for tariff increase.KARACHI, September 09, 2009 (Balochistan Times): Advisor to Sindh Chief Minister, Ms.Sharmila Farooqi has appealed to Federal Government not to consider KESCs request for tariff increase as the load-shedding stricken citizens of Karachi cannot pay higher prices of electricity due to already inflated prices of items of daily use. Talking to Noun 1. talking to - a lengthy rebuke; "a good lecture was my father's idea of discipline"; "the teacher gave him a talking to"
rebuke, reprehension, reprimand, reproof, reproval - an act or expression of criticism and censure; "he had to a traders delegation at her office Wednesday she said that prolonged power load-shedding by KESC KESC Karachi Electric Supply Corporation has resulted in closure of several factories and reducing trade activities which rendered a large number of people jobless job·less
1. Having no job.
2. Of or relating to those who have no jobs.
n. (used with a pl. verb)
Unemployed people considered as a group. Used with the. . She contended that when KESC is responsible for unemployment of people, then how it can expect people to afford to pay higher and inflated bills of the utility. Sharmila said most of the population is living under poverty level and is unable to pay higher tariff. She pointed out that Karachi is the economic hub of Pakistan but prolonged load-shedding has badly affected trade activities here and has increased the woes of its citizens. She questioned why private management of KESC cannot fulfil its promise of making investment to improve its power generation capacity so that people could gel rid of power outages This is a list of famous wide-scale power outages. 1965
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