Uttar Pradesh to shame non-performing power engineers

Uttar Pradesh to shame non-performing power engineers

After announcing dedicated police stations to register complaints related to power theft, the UP government is now toying with the idea of shaming non-performing power engineers by displaying their photographs in the offices of distribution companies and electricity substations.

Minister hints at hike in electricity charges

Minister hints at hike in electricity charges

Power minister M M Mani has given strong hints about a possible hike in power tariff in the near future. The minister told the assembly on Tuesday that the government had no other option but to go for an increase in the power tariff since the KSEB had accumulated a debt of Rs 7,300 crore.