Jaipur discom caught electricity theft worth 3.15 crore, this action will be taken if the fine amount is not deposited
In order to reduce the wastage of electricity and to effectively check power theft, during the two-day special vigilance investigation campaign of Jaipur Discom, electricity theft worth 3 crores 15 lakhs has been caught.
Naveen Arora, Managing Director, Jaipur Discom has given this information.
He said that a special vigilance check drive was conducted on 13th and 14th November 2021 by identifying the highest wastage areas with the objective of effective prevention of power theft and bringing power wastage to a minimum level in the discom area. During the campaign, cases of electricity theft at 1387 places and misuse of electricity at 82 places have been caught in two days. In all the caught cases, the revenue of Rs 3 crore 15 lakh 5 thousand has been assessed.
A Naveen Arora said that notices have been issued to the concerned for depositing the fine amount. Action will be taken to register a case in the concerned Electricity Theft Anti-Theft Police Station for legal action against the culprits for not depositing the fine amount within the stipulated time.