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Wednesday, April 14, 2021



Pune: 54 arrested in cases of attack and vandalism faced by MSEDCL staffers during recovery drive over unpaid bills

March 25, 2021 9:02 pm

The agency had said that because of the severe financial crunch it was facing, there was no choice but to start taking the stringent step of cutting power connections.

Power utility snaps supply to private agency running Covid jumbo hospital, civic body stops water to 5 MSEDCL premises

March 20, 2021 2:48 am

The PMC has decided to restart the jumbo Covid hospital due to a surge in Covid-19 cases in the city. The hospital stopped patient admissions from January 15 after cases reduced even though the contract for the hospital was till February 6.

Four arrested for manhandling MSEDCL staff collecting electricity dues in Kothrud

March 17, 2021 9:39 am

One of the accused, a woman, had also falsely accused one of the MSEDCL staff of rape.

Maharashtra: MSEDCL registers record power supply of 22,339 MW on March 9

March 11, 2021 9:41 pm

Currently, Maharashtra is experiencing summer heat with the electricity consumption of agriculture pumps increasing regularly. This has resulted in increasing power demand since last few days.

MSEDCL disconnects power supply to 36,169 customers in Pune Zone over unpaid bills

February 18, 2021 8:58 pm

Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad cities account for a total of 25 lakh consumers.

23 lakh consumers owe Rs 1,329 crore in arrears to MSEDCL, it warns of cutting off power supply

January 21, 2021 1:36 am

A press release issued by the MSEDCL read, "By December 2020, Rs 63,740 crore in bill arrears are to be recovered from consumers across the state. If these arrears are not paid , we will have no option but to severe the power connections of consumers."

Third member of family dies of burns from transformer explosion, kin says complaints to MSEDCL went unheard for decades

September 10, 2020 9:33 am

The family has alleged that for 28 years, they had been requesting the MSEDCL to fix the issue of constant transformer malfunction, but their pleas to the power company went unheard.

Maharashtra: Consumers flood MSEDCL offices seeking correction in ‘excessive’ power bills for June

July 03, 2020 12:24 am

Consumers have continued to pour into MSEDCL offices across the state, seeking correction in their massive billing amounts. The MSEDCL has 2.7 crore consumers statewide

Maharashtra Consumers fume over hefty power bills during lockdown

July 02, 2020 2:09 am

Meanwhile, State Energy Minister Nitin Raut, while announcing 2 per cent concession in power bills, on Tuesday said MSEDCL should hold camps in various places in the state to redress consumer grievances. There is confusion among consumers over power bills.

Maharashtra Govt to be guarantor for loans for power utilities

June 10, 2020 3:42 am

Energy Minister Nitin Raut said with shortfall in monthly collection, funds will be raised from National Thermal Power Corporation Limited, Power Finance Corporation Limited\or nationalized banks and financial institutions.