PESHAWAR, 25 August: The federal government has decided to reduce the power tariff by Rs2.13 per unit.

The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) said the reduction in power prices will apply from the month of September. The reduction in power tariff was made on the demand of power distribution companies to give relief to consumers. It said the reduction in power prices will give relief of Rs27 billion to the consumers.

The reduction has been made under fuel adjustment.