Govt panel to examine fast tracking of consumer metering

Excelsior Correspondent
JAMMU, July 28:  The State Government has accorded sanction for constitution of a committee to examine the departmental proposal of the fast tracking of Consumer Metering, including their Operation Maintenance, Reading and Billing Services in J&K.
The committee, headed by Advisor, Incharge   Power Development Department, will examine the utilization of existing manpower in meter reading operation and also ensure implementation of Smart Grid Project in the State, particularly in regard to providing the contract on `nomination’ basis to Central PSUs.
Principal Secretary, Planning, Monitoring & Development Department will be Member of the committee with Commission Secretary PDD as the Member Secretary.