QUETTA: Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) has announced a new schedule for closure of CNG stations in Sindh and Balochistan for the current week.

According to a press release issued here on Monday, all the CNG stations in Sindh and Balochistan will remain closed for 24 hours from 9:00 am Wednesday 28 December till 9:00 am Thursday, 29 December, 2011.

Another closure will also be observed from 9:00 am Friday 30 December up to 9:00 am Saturday 31 December 2011, it added.

The move aimed at improve the line pack position all over its franchise area of Sindh and Balochistan provinces, which has been badly disturbed due to increased domestic gas load during the current winter season.