ISLAMABAD - The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Friday approved supplementary grant of Rs747.539 million for the provision of gas to localities and villages in 5km radius of gas producing fields.

Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue Shaukat Tarin presided over a meeting of Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet. The ECC on a proposal submitted by Ministry of Energy (Petroleum Division) on supply of gas to localities/villages in 5 km radius of gas producing fields, approved supplementary grant amounting to Rs 747.539 million in favour of Petroleum Division for further releasing to SSGCL. Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research Syed Fakhar Imam, Adviser to the Prime Minister on Commerce and Investment Abdul Razak Dawood, federal secretaries and senior officials attended the meeting.