Islamabad ( July 11, 2016 Monday ) :: Today water & power development authority (WAPDA) has issued notification of decrease in electricity charges of the rural tube-wells for farmers (Kisaan). Earlier the per unit rate of bijli was 8.85 per unit. Now current rate will will be 5.35 per unit. This rate will be applicable from July 1, 2016 to June 1, 2017.
This announcement was made by finance minister Ishaq Dar in Annual Budget 2016-2017 on the direction of Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif.
Old rates = Rs. 8.85/unit
New rates – Rs. 5.35/unit
Congratulation to all Kisaans of Pakistan..