Youth to be handed over the collective amount of electricity bills

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that the work of collection of amount of electricity bills amount should be entrusted to the local youth. Initially, groups of local youth should be entrusted with the responsibility of collecting electricity bills in some districts, as a model. This responsibility can be assigned transformer wise. Arrangements can be made to give a fixed amount to youth groups as an incentive on the acquired bills. Chief Minister Shri Chouhan was reviewing the activities of the Energy Department at his residence. Energy Minister Shri Pradyuman Singh Tomar, Chief Secretary Shri Iqbal Singh Bains, Principal Secretary Energy Shri Sanjay Dubey and other departmental officers were present in the meeting.

Power companies should provide quality service and make full recovery

Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that power companies should provide quality service and make full recovery. Incidents like electricity theft, wire theft should be monitored and checked and those found guilty should be punished. If immediate action is not taken against those who do such activities, then the incidents of theft will rise.

Inactivity will not be tolerated

Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that inactivity in power supply, maintenance, tripping, replacement of burnt transformers will not be tolerated. Employees who are not taking action will not be spared. Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that we have to provide electricity to houses and farms.

Improvement in power supply situation in the East region must

Chief Minister Shri Chouhan directed to bring immediate improvement in the power supply situation in the East region. Instructions have been given to improve the system regarding power supply, maintenance, regular supply from agricultural and domestic feeders, immediate redressal of complaints and speedy maintenance work to rice mills and crushers.

Energy Department employees should work with team spirit and responsibility

Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that quality and regular power supply should be ensured in the entire state. The employees of Energy Department should work with team spirit and responsibility. Improvement in work culture up to village level is essential.

Connecting and making public aware must in power supply system

Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that working by connecting the people in the cases of electricity theft, maintenance of transformers, wire theft and hooking is must. It is necessary to make public aware about the arrangement of electricity supply, strict action should be taken against those who are guilty.