Intensive checking of commercial use of domestic connections and sanctioned load


Intensive checking drive is being conducted against consumers making commercial use of domestic electricity connections in city circles of Madhya Pradesh Eastern Region Power Distribution Company Limited. During the campaign, sanctioned load of consumers is also being checked. Irregularities were detected in 28 out of 245 connections of domestic consumers, specially rest houses, guest houses, coaching classes, beauty parlours and restaurants on residential premises. With 8 domestic connections, beauty parlours and 5 hotels or shops were being conducted. Excessive load was detected in 10 connections. Along with penal billing, cases under Electricity Act-2003 were also filed against erring consumers.

Consumers enthusiastic about single window

Consumers are enthusiastic about single window introduced for their convenience. Through single window, consumers can change load, name and category of connection. Concerning city divisions have disposed of all the 28 applications received at single window. Information about action taken is displayed on notice board of single window.