A day after Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath met Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal in New Delhi, Mr Goyal today warned that UP has planned to go for major drive against power theft and said only six villages in the state were left with electrification.
“The UP CM has informed me that several steps have been taken against the power defaulter and those who are not paying the bills. Special drive has been started and in coming days no one would be spared involved in power theft. Special police stations for power theft would also be set up in UP like Gujarat while smart electric meters would be installed to prevent power theft,” he said. Read more