Hardee’s, American restaurant chain’s branch in Faisalabad city caught stealing electricity.
Hardee’s branch situated at Satyana road, was out of electricity after authorities disconnected electricity supply which was illegally used by the restaurant. However, electricity was quickly restored without any fine and nobody was arrested for illegal electricity usage.
FESCO (Faisalabad electricity Supply company) started receiving calls from “powerful people” asking to restore Hardee’s electricity immediately. After pressure, electricity was restored within just two hours.
Usually, illegal electricity supply usage leads to immediate arrest, hotel is shut by authorities. But nobody was arrested, and power supply was soon restored.