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Jul 10, 2019
Harassed by govt engineer, Uttar Pradesh businessman commits suicide near Bijnor collectorate's officeAlleging harassment by a state government official, a flour-mill owner committed suicide in Uttar Pradesh by consuming poison near the Bijnor collectorate's office
Dec 08, 2017
Power firms to be fined for blackouts from April 2019, govt makes smart meters compulsory to prevent theftDistributors would be fined if they cut power to customers unless the shutdown was caused by factors such as the weather or a disaster that was beyond a company’s control.
Sep 26, 2017
Saubhagya scheme: Electricity to all households a positive move, but can Modi govt resist subsidy?It would be interesting to see if any state decides not to subsidise this power supplied to the poor
Aug 22, 2017
Uttar Pradesh govt to follow 'Gujarat Model'; will use NSA, Goondas Act to curb power theftThe Uttar Pradesh government has decided to use the stringent National Security Act (NSA) and Goondas Act to curb power theft.
Jun 06, 2017
Maharashtra's agriculture conundrum: How sugarcane politics roiled other nutrition crops in the stateEven though all food grain production declined by 13%, electricity consumption by the agricultural sector increased by by 188,140%
Aug 29, 2014
Katiyabaaz hero Loha Singh thought the film would send him to jailRecalling his first meeting with directors Deepti Kakkar and Fahad Mustafa, Singh said he thought they were media persons who had come to do a sting operation on him for his work as a 'katiyabaaz' (electricity thief).
Oct 16, 2013
Bombay HC wants special squads to monitor power theft in cityThe Bombay High Court has asked electricity distribution companies and police to form special squads to detect power thefts in Maharashtra.
Aug 01, 2012
'Emerging economy? First curb power theft'"What has happened kind off epitomises two things that have gone wrong with our society, polity and economy - greed and corruption," Paranjoy Guha Thakurta, economist and journalist, told CNN-IBN.