The domestic customers of Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) have been permitted to pay their bills in easy installments amid coronavirus lockdown all across the country.
The bills for the month of March are being issued based on installments, as per the SNGPL spokesperson.
The customers who have not received the bill in installments are permitted to pay their bills in three installments at nearby banks. The SNGPL spokesperson said that all the banks have been notified of this decision.
It is pertinent to mention here that only the consumers who have bill of less than Rs.2,000 can avail this service. The bill is excluding GST.
This means that SNGPL has taken this decision in consideration of the difficulties faced by the poor segments of the society amid coronavirus pandemic.
Earlier, the Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance Hafeez Shaikh made the announcement that the government has extended the electricity and gas bills by three months due to the coronavirus outbreak.