PDD disconnects 86 connections

Excelsior Correspondent

JAMMU, Nov 25: Power Development Department (PDD) today conducted disconnection drive in areas falling under Electric Sub Divisions II, JPDCL, Shastri Nagar during which 86 electric connections of defaulters were disconnected and a sum of Rs 9.05 lakh was recovered on spot from them.
The drive was conducted by the enforcement team of the Sub Division headed by Assistant Executive Engineer (AEE) Jagdeep Singh Sasan and comprising of Assistant Engineer (AE) BS Chib, AE Balbir Kumar Bhagat, feeder managers and field staff continued its disconnection drive today also.
During the drive, the power supply of 86 defaulters (commercial and domestic consumers) was disconnected and a total of Rs 9.05 revenue was collected on the spot.
The Executive Engineer of the Sub Division has appealed the electric consumers to pay their monthly electric bill in time and clear their outstanding dues if any to avoid disconnection.