Textile mill owners demand moratorium on gas, electricity bills amid spread of coronavirus


KARACHI: Textile mills on Thursday demanded that the government freeze gas and electricity bills for the spinning industry for at least two months to help it underpin exports sector amid the spread of the coronavirus that holds a potential recession risk, reported The News. All Pakistan Textile Mills Association said that the government should help the textile spinning industry by freezing gas and electricity bills for at least two months ?so that the industry may operate without any interruption in these difficult times and also to avoid mass unemployment of the workers?.