Imran Maniar takes charge as SSGC’s Managing Director

Karachi, February 08, 2021 (PPI-OT): Mr. Imran Maniar has taken charge as MD, SSGC. Mr. Maniar is an accomplished professional with more than 30 years of strong track record in building, leading and advising private equity and corporations in mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, turnarounds, capital market transactions, logistics, upstream and midstream operations, oil field and engineering services. He has beenRead More…

Moratorium on supply of gas to industrial units for self-generation of electricity

Karachi, January 29, 2021 (PPI-OT): In light of a recent announcement by the federal government with regards to a Moratorium on supply of gas to industrial units for self-generation of electricity, it is hereby clarified that two categories of industrial customers having contracts with SSGC for Power Generation (Export / Non-Export) will not be disconnected unless the relevant DISCOS / K-Electric confirm in writing tRead More…

SSGC’s Operation Grift – One more gas thief booked

Karachi, January 14, 2021 (PPI-OT): Hon. Gas Utility Court, Larkana, rejected bail application of accused Nasir Ali Abro. The culprit was found guilty of accessing gas directly from Company pipeline to run an ice factory for commercial purpose. This prosecution success ensures that the accused is liable to cover the quantum of loss faced by SSGC due to this incident. Accused has already paid Rs. 2,420,000/- in this rRead More…

SSGC Media Briefing: Consumers need to follow gas load management plan to ensure gas supplies

Karachi, January 11, 2021 (PPI-OT): SSGC organized a media briefing in its Head Office to explain to the media persons about the natural gas load management plan it is implementing during the current winter season. The briefing was addressed by Saeed Larik, ADMD (UFG). He was assisted by Kamran Nagi, GM/Incharge Distribution Karachi, Shahbaz Islam, GM (Corporate Communications) and Official Company Spokesperson and MRead More…

Hosts MPCL beat SSGC in a close match

KARACHI:Hosts MPCL overcame seasoned SSGC 4-3 after a thrilling encounter on Friday in the 66th National Senior Hockey Championship at Mari Petroleum Ground in Rawalpindi.   Earlier in the tournament opener, Army thrashed Police by a big 9-1 margin.   Meanwhile, WAPDA players also played well on the day beating Punjab by 8-2 score.   Navy also sealed a convincing 6-2 win against Port Read More…

SSGC Prosecution Success, 5 Years Imprisonment, fined PKR 100,000/-

Karachi, October 06, 2020 (PPI-OT): SSGC got another success on legal front against gas theft. Honourable Court of District and Session Judge / Gas Utility Court, Hyderabad Judge, Mr. Mohammad Iqbal Met Syed Sharufudeen in a Special Case, gave the verdict of five years imprisonment along with a fine of Rs. 100,000/-, on the failure of non-paying of cost of fine the punishment of four months will be levelled to the acRead More…

Gas Theft raids: One arrested, many underground and overhead theft unearthed

Karachi, July 08, 2019 (PPI-OT): As part of Operation Grift, the anti-gas theft campaign, SSGC’s Security Services and Counter Gas Theft Operations’ (SS and CGTO) Department carried out a raid in North Karachi Area. During the raid, it was observed that the culprits were using gas directly for power generation and supplying electricity to an entire apartment block. Total load obtained was approximately 338 cubic Read More…

Government and SSGC serious in controlling the menace of gas theft

Karachi, July 08, 2019 (PPI-OT):Nadeem Babar, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister of Pakistan on Petroleum held wide ranging talks with the SSGC management on the menace of gas theft and the measures the Government of Pakistan and the gas utility are taking to control it. The Special Assistant said that in April 2019, SSGC and SNGPL formulated a campaign to control gas theft with the Ministry of Energy (PetroleumRead More…

Government and SSGC serious in controlling the menace of gas theft: Special Assistant to Prime Minister

Karachi, July 04, 2019 (PPI-OT): Nadeem Babar, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister of Pakistan on Petroleum held wide ranging talks with the SSGC management on the menace of gas theft and the measures the Government of Pakistan and the gas utility are taking to control it. The Special Assistant said that in April 2019, SSGC and SNGPL formulated a campaign to control gas theft with the Ministry of Energy (PetroleuRead More…

SSGC tightens noose against gas thieves, more than 100 apartments raided

Karachi, June 27, 2019 (PPI-OT): SSGC has intensified its campaign against theft of natural gas in its entire franchise areas. The Customer Relations Department’s Task Force conducted several raids against the culprits involved in gas theft in Karachi in apartment block and areas including Kashan-E-Ismail, Mustafa Arcade, New Kalari and Lyari Agra Taj Colony.
80 culprits were found to be non-gasified and 13 registeRead More…