The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company has been consistently campaigning for the prevention of theft of electricity. MSEDCL has registered 390 cases of power theft in the district. In particular, in 231 cases, the electricity department has collected 32.20 lakh rupees. Power stolen has become a serious problem for the power distribution company.
Gondia: Continuous campaign is being implemented by the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company in the district to prevent theft of electricity theft. MSEDCL has registered 390 cases of power theft in the district. In particular, in 231 cases, the electricity department has collected 32.20 lakh rupees. Power stolen has become a serious problem for the power distribution company.
For this, Gondia district supervisors are always watching. Considering this, the district is constantly being used for power stealing. During the six months of April to September, about 90 lakh 25 thousand 9 24 units (46 lakh 87 thousand rupees) have been stolen in the district.
In the Gondia division, about 88 lakh 31 thousand 716 units have been stolen power. In Deori division, 1 lakh 94 thousand 208 units of electricity have been stolen. During the campaign implemented by the power distribution company, 390 cases of power theft have been registered. Out of the total 231 cases, 4.88 thousand 536 units of theft have been recovered from 32.20 lakhs. The electricity bills have been cables for many seats by the electricity company to prevent theft. Employees are participating in the campaign while the Bharari team is operating.
19 Connection was detected
MSEDCL officials examined 569 power connections. In 19 cases it is clear that the connection is invalid. It is clear that 32 thousand 19 units of electricity have been stolen from these connections. Of this, 3,776 units have been recovered from 5 connections.
10.21 lakh electricity stolen by throwing the figure
A large number of electricity is stolen from the district. In the last 6 months, 611 connections were examined and 239 cases have been identified as electricity theft. They stole 10.21 lakh rupees of 1 lakh 35 thousand 772 units. 6.21 lakh rupees have been filled in the compound and four cases have been reported.
140 cases of molestation in the meter
In the Gondia section, 83 cases have been registered in Deori division for the electricity bills to be reduced. Similarly, 18.41 lakh in Gondia division and 9.45 lakh rupees (27.86 lakh rupees) in Deori section have been stolen. In the case of 4,59,211 units of power theft and 3 lakh 59 thousand 863 units have been recovered.
A special campaign was launched in the district to resolve the issue of power theft. Apart from this, every employee works to stop full-year power theft.
– O.K. Baraapatre, Superintending Engineer, Mahavitaran, Gondiya