FIA unearths electricity theft worth Rs15million


Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Friday unearthed power theft of Rs15 million monthly by a residential plaza in the provincial metropolis.

On the directives of Additional Director Javed Riaz, an FIA team headed by Assistant Director Khalid Jamil, raided a residential plaza located in the Gulshan-e-Iqbal of Karachi.

Jamil said that in ZainabPlaza alone, electricity worth Rs15 million was being stolen monthly through underground cables. The stolen power was used to operate lifts, water pumps and other electrical devices. The FIA team arrested the president of the plazas union and claim to have started investigation.