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18 teams checked 462 connections,86 consumers imposed fine of 17.21 lakh: Er.Jasvir Singh Bhullar

- Posted on 21 August 2020

 

Faridkot   August 21 ,2020

 As per  the instructions of PSPCL CMD Shri A.Venu Prasad  & Director Distribution Er. DIPS Grewal, PSPCL has launched a immense campaign against the menace of  theft of electricity in Punjab and achieving great success with excellent results.

   Working  on the directions continuous checking of connections is being carried out by the circle Faridkot staff. Er.Jasvir Singh Bhullar Deputy Chief Engineer Distribution circle faridkot of PSPCL disclosed that 18 no special teams of Faridkot circle carried checking in the different  locations of district Faridkot and Moga  on August 20,2020.

      Different  teams have  checked 462 number connections of various categories of consumers  , 46 cases of theft and 40 cases of unauthorized load were detected .A total of rupees  17.21 lakh fine was imposed to these defaulter   consumers. FIR’s are also being lodged against the consumers found  indulging  in  theft of electricity.

                        A spokesperson of PSPCL has appealed to all its esteemed consumers to help   PSPCL  in controlling the menace of theft of electricity by providing information about  theft of electricity  for campaign against theft of electricity in the state. Spokesman also added that  anyone  can also provide information  about theft of electricity on Whatsapp no 96461-75770. Punjab State Power Corporation limited assured its consumers that their identity will not be disclosed.

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