PESCO’s task forces recovers Rs 1.89 mln from defaulters

Special Reporter

PESHAWAR: On the directions of Chief Executive PESCO, Task Forces actions against illegal use of electricity and Recovery of dues,Pesco Task Forces of Mardan Circle recovered Rs.1.89 Million from defaulters. According to details Rs.1.59 Million recovered from domestic consumers,Rs.0.21 Million from commercial consumers,Rs.0.8 Million recovered from Industrial consumers. 79direct hooks removed,16 meters removed due to nonpayment of dues. 7 tampered meters replaced while 38 meters shifted to poles. Drive against illegal use of electricity and direct hooks will continue, PESCO has once again warned to stop power pilferage in the larger interest of the nation, due to which PESCO has to face financial losses & line losses on one hand and on the other hand PESCO’s whole distribution system gets over loaded and the general public faces inconvenience of frequent power break downs.