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Sui Southern Gas Company information village mentality

Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) is distributing to its customers information update forms.There are a number of problems related to this updating of information. Karachi is a cosmopolitan city, it is not some sleepy village where people who never look for any other placestay.Karachi is in perpetual state of flux and it is practically impossible keep up with such constant changes:The information once updated by SSGC becomes out of date, as soon as it has been submittedPeople are constantly changing their premises, they may give information of where they were once living in, but the owners or tenants will make changes in those premises, so that information becomes out of date. The former owners are living elsewhere and have nothing to with the those premises.The people who have shifted to new premises cannot be expected to provide requisite details, because they have yet to know the place they are living in.There can never give an accurate account about t…