MEPCO Apprehends 82 Electricity Pilferers

MULTAN, (Muzaffargarh.City – 6th May, 2021 ) :Multan Electric Power Company (MEPCO) nabbed 82 electricity pilferers, during operation by special task force, here on Thursday.

According to official sources, the pilferers managed theft of 1,00,000 units and they were imposed fine over Rs 1.8 million. The task force conducted raids in Multan, Vehari, Bahawalpur, Sahiwal, Rahim Yar Khan, Muzaffargarh, Khanewal and Bahawalnagar. Three cases were also got lodged against power pilferers over involvement in meter tampering, direct supply, meter dead, meter screen wash etc.