KE agreed for local arbitration instead from London and has scrapped the principle of reciprocity via which it could demand interest payment
The Prime Minister has accepted the resignation and to that effect, a notification has been issued by the cabinet division as well
The Power Division has directed concerned officials to ensure uninterrupted electricity supplies across the country during the three days of Eidul Azha.
The names of the defaulters and dues to be paid by them are released on the Power Information Technology Company (PITC) website, said the federal power division spokesperson.
In September 2018, the circular debt stood at Rs 1.33 trillion with a monthly increase of Rs 38 billion.
He said special teams would be on duty to remove any local fault promptly.
Spokesman of power division Zafaryab Khan in a statement said that overall power demand in the country remains at 18908 megawatts, while 20,300 megawatt electricity being generated.
The DISCOs will ensure that no disconnected and dead defaulter gets electricity from any other alternative source.
ISLAMABAD: The federal government on Friday decided to expedite installation of electricity meters in the areas where electricity is being used through direct connections (Kunda system). The decision was taken during a high level meeting chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad today. Expressing concerns over the quantum of power theft, the prime minister said it was unacceptable that those who regularly pay their dues have to face inconvenience of load shedding because of theft by some elements. He…