107 Electricity Pilferers Fined Rs 1.8 Mln

MULTAN, (Muzaffargarh.City – 10th Nov, 2020 ) :The Multan Electric Power Company (MEPCO) have caught 107 power pilferers during separate operations across the South Punjab in a day.The MEPCO teams accompanying task forces raided different places in Multan, Vehari, Sahiwal, Rahim Yar Khan, Muzaffargarh, Bahawalnagar, Khanewal, and Dera Ghazi Khan and detected theft of over 116,000 units.

A sum of over Rs 1.8 million was imposed as fine on power pilferers for involvement in tampering with body of meters, direct supply, installing loop in meters, slowing down meters, meter dead stop and meter screen wash.