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Video: Plugging Pakistan's power leaks

Power companies in Pakistan face several issues while supplying electricity to Pakistan's power-hungry cities.

For the Karachi Electric Supply Company (KESC), some of the major ones are that many staff are corrupt, influential families refuse to pay bills, and the government sells power below the cost of production but pays subsidies late if at all.

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Jun 30, 2013 11:22pm

Blaming rich and influential people is totally wrong . It is always common people stealing and destroying . They are the one doing illegal things . Or name one influential family not paying bills.