ISLAMABAD: Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif Wednesday condemned the killing of Islamabad Electricity Supply Company (IESCO)’s lineman Mehboob Ahmed in Defence Housing Authority (DHA) Phase-II while performing duty.
According to a spokesman of the ministry, Khawaja Asif expressed deep grief and sorrow over the sad incident and announced Rs 3 million compensation for victim’s family. Government would provide a job to the member of deceased’s family, besides residence to them, he added.
Khawaja Asif assured for strict action against the culprits who were behind this incident.
Minister prayed to Allah Almighty for eternal peace of the departed soul and grant courage to the bereaved family to bear the loss with patience.