[size=30]Parliamentary claims except for the poor segments of the privatization of electricity[/size]
14/12/2017 11:31 | Number of readings: 1
Trend Press / Baghdad
MP asked the block of citizen Hamdiya Husseini, the government to reconsider the privatization project and exclude the poor segments of the payment.
Al-Husseini said in a statement received by the "Trend Press" on a copy of it on Thursday, the government has to reconsider the project or reduce the price of electricity in order to take into account families with limited income and various segments and this is guaranteed by the Constitution for every Iraqi citizen We need to provide a decent life for the citizens and not pressure on them".
"The right decisions must take into consideration the income of the middle and poor classes in society, so we emphasize the rejection of the decision to privatize electricity."
The Ministry of Electricity confirmed earlier that the service contracts and collection in the distribution of electric power are partnerships with the private sector and not privatization as called by the media, and the pricing of electricity consumption costs subsidized by the government does not interfere with companies, and lists of consumption issued Of the Ministry of Electricity.