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inflated

[in′flād·əd]
(biology)
Distended, applied to a hollow structure.
Open and enlarged.
(engineering)
Filled or distended with air or gas.
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He said scrutiny of the inflated bills caused by pressure factor was in process and all such bills would be adjusted before June 30.
The official said increased gas pressure and slabs were the major factors behind the inflated bills, adding that both the reasons were being examined by experts at different levels, for which three teams had been constituted.
He said readings of gas pressure for the month of December, January and February would be examined to determine the pressure factor issue in inflated bills.
ISLAMABAD -- The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government has acknowledged that it is responsible for the inflated gas bills sent to a majority of consumers following a revision in gas slabs, but it appears to be reluctant to reimburse billions of rupees.
ISLAMABAD -- Unsatisfied with the removal of managing director of SNGPL, Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed the petroleum minister to expedite the inquiry into the recent inflated gas billing and take action against all those responsible.
ISLAMABAD -- The Finance ministry on Monday allocated Rs 500 million for the reimbursement of the amount that was charged from the gas consumers through inflated bills.
ISLAMABAD:The Finance Ministry on Monday allocated Rs 500 million for the reimbursement of the amount that was charged from the gas consumers through inflated bills.According to sources, the amount will be reimbursed to the consumer phase-wise for which Prime Minister Imran Khan has already issued directives.
NASEERABAD -- Qaumi Amami Tehreek (QAT) leaders and activists took out a rally here on Saturday against the prolonged power outages, inflated electric bills and missing of LT wires.
Chairman of the committee Senator Mohsin Aziz inquired about the steps taken by the government to reform the gas sector as members of the committee expressed serious concern over inflated gas bills received by consumers.
The soaring popularity of inflated tents could be attributed to its profound use for military purpose.
The MD told Soori that the SSGCL was pondering over fixed billing system to resolve the issue of inflated bills, adding that the measure would not only ease the burden of inflated bills on the domestic consumers of Quetta and its nearby areas, but would also ensure that gas theft does not take place.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-June 7, 2018--Citi MD says Asian bankers need to be cautious about inflated salaries and titles