Mahavitaran | Mahavitaran became strict for not paying outstanding electricity bill, cut off so many connections in Pune area


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Fist: If there is a power failure or power outage in this summer, then what can be a bigger disaster than this? Children’s education, work, other jobs related to electricity are paralyzed. In the Pune Zone, 40,000 people face a similar situation, whose power supply has been cut off. In this behavior of Mahavitaran may seem malicious, but all the blame lies with the electricity customers. These 40,000 customers are said to owe crores of rupees worth of electricity bills from Mahavitaran.

Despite Mahavitaran’s repeated calls to pay electricity bills, a campaign has been launched to cut off electricity to domestic, commercial and industrial houses due to non-payment of installments. In the last two months, the electricity supply has been cut off to 40,915 defaulters in the Pune area.

132 crore 89 lakh rupees is outstanding

6 lakh 6 thousand 569 household, commercial and industrial customers in Pune area have an outstanding electricity bill of Rs 132 crore 89 lakh. Of these, Rs 44 crore 78 lakh at 2 lakh 65 thousand 358 clients from Pune city and Rs 33 crore 8 lakh at 1 lakh 28 thousand 5 clients from Pimpri-Chinchwad city, while in rural areas of Ambegaon, Junnar, Maval, Khed, Velhe, Haveli talukas Rs. Rs 55 crore 3 lakh is due to 2 lakh 13 thousand 205 customers.

All Mahavitaran expenses depend on the electricity bill

Mahavitaran’s main source of income is the recovery of the electricity bill. All electricity purchase expenses, daily maintenance and repair expenses, loan week, contractors’ responsibility, installation expenses, etc. They depend on the recovery of the electricity bill, but due to the non-payment of installments of the electricity bill, Mahavitaran does not want the action to cut power has also been accelerated. By virtue of this, the electricity supply has been cut off to 40 thousand 915 defaulters in the last month and a half. These include 27,084 defaulters in the city of Pune, 7,044 in the city of Pimpri-Chinchwad and 6,678 in rural areas of Ambegaon, Junnar, Maval, Khed, Mulshi, Velhe, Haveli talukas.

Appeal to cooperate with Mahavitaran

All Mahavitaran engineers, officers and employees are currently in the field to cut and connect the cut power. Chief Engineer Rajendra Pawar is visiting the area and visiting the subdivision and branches to review the pending reclamation. The special thing is that despite a month’s outstanding electricity bill, considering the amount of the electricity bill, the process of cutting off electricity continues according to the rules. Therefore, an appeal has been made on behalf of Mahavitaran to cooperate by paying the outstanding and existing electricity bills.

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the electricity bill can be paid on Saturday and Sunday as well

Apart from this, due to the backlog, the investigation is ongoing by the independent teams of officials and employees of the electrical connection department, the division and the circle office, whose power supply was cut off. If the defaulters take the electricity by connecting cables from the side or from other places, action will be taken against both. To facilitate the payment of the electricity bill, the authorized Mahavitaran electricity bill payment center will remain open on Saturdays and Sundays this month.

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