HYDERABAD-A leader of the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Chaudhry Nizamuddin Arain has said that despite the on-set of winter, the citizens of the city were suffering business losses due to prolonged power outages. He said due to the electricity being off for several hours, the business of the merchant community is being badly affected. He said electricity load-shedding, detection bills and excessive reading should be stopped immediately and the government should pay attention to resolving this problem so that peo-ple can breathe a sigh of relief. The power problem has been going on for many years and it was in-creasing with each passing day, he said.