Power to get cheaper for domestic consumers in Punjab

Tariff reduced by Rs 0.50 to Rs 0.25 per unit; 45 lakh to benefit

Power to get cheaper for domestic consumers in Punjab

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Tribune News Service
Chandigarh, June 1

Punjab announced its new power tariff order for 2020-21 on Monday. The tariff for domestic consumers has been reduced by Rs 0.50 to Rs 0.25 per unit. In all, 45 lakh consumers will get relief because of the reduced tariff order.


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There is no increase in power tariff for small traders or the MSME. Also, in order to give some relief to the Industry impacted by the lockdown, industrial units have been allowed to operate at night on night tariff charges @Rs 4.83 per Kilo Volt Ampere Hours (KVaH).

 

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