The CNG filling station will be closed for six hours from 5 pm to 11 pm daily from 15 Sept to increase the gas supply to the power plant.
A circular signed by Assistant Secretary of the Ministry of Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Saima Akhter was issued on Sunday.
According to sources in the ministry on Monday, Energy and Mineral Resources Division has sent a letter to Petrobangla chairman to implement the decision.
The decision was taken at a virtual meeting held on July 19 as part of the short and long-term plan for the demand and supply of gas at the gas-fired power plants.
Prime Minister’s power, energy and mineral resources adviser was present at the meeting while state minister presided over it.