SARGODHA -Gas supply to more than 100 CNG filling stations has been disconnected by the Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited after the cancellation of stay order by the court.

The SNGPL teams with the assistance of police conducted raids in different points and disconnected gas supply to 39 stations in Sargodha, 23 at Mianwali Road, 16 at Lahore Road, four at Bhera Road, 17 at Bhalwal Road, one in Kundian, one in Daud Khel areas and four CNG stations at Sillanwali Road.

A many such stations were working two days additional in a week by virtue of court stay orders. On the other hand, CNG Association President Syed Mehmood Bakhsh Gillani said that they would submit an application in the court against the action.

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