Baghdad (AIN) -MP, Ouday al-Awadi, of al-Ahrar Bloc and the member of the Oil and Energy Parliamentary Committee called the MPs to support the Iraqi citizens through investigating the Minister of Electricity, Karim Aftan, next week.
Awad reported in a statement received by AIN ”We call upon all the MPs to support the Iraqi citizens by holding an investigation session with the Minister of Electricity next week, ” he added, noting that ”The Presidency of the Cabinet has scheduled the next week to investigate Aftan by asking him (30) questions, mostly regarding the electric production stations contracts. ”
“We hope all sides not to intervene in the investigation or try to postpone it since it has been scheduled two years ago and we should put the interest of the citizens above any considerations,” he added.
Most of the Iraqi provinces are suffering a great lack of electric power equipping which lead to organize demonstrations in Basra and Dhi-Qar provinces.