LAHORE: The power distribution companies disconnected electricity connections of 50 top defaulters across the country and issued list of 50 more for action against them.
According to a power division spokesman, the action was carried out on their directives to the power distribution companies.
The federal power division on Wednesday announced to launch crackdown on 50 major power defaulters across the country.
According to a power division’s spokesman, a list of the top 50 defaulters is prepared and all power distribution companies are directed to take action against them.
“Orders have been conveyed to disconnect their power connection unless they start paying the dues,” he said adding that the measure would improve revenue collection from the sector.
The concerned authorities are directed to submit an implementation report by March 06.
The names of the defaulters and dues to be paid by them are released on the Power Information Technology Company (PITC) website, he said adding that an updated list of the defaulters would be published by Monday 05.