Energy Minister Priyavrat Singh has directed the officials to conduct regular meetings of electricity bill correction committees. Grievance redress camps should also be organized at regular intervals. He said that the complaints received at the meeting and camp should be resolved promptly.
The Energy Minister informed that two zones will be created in Deendayal Nagar Zone in Gwalior in view of the increasing number of the consumers. Singh said that five new consumer service centres will also be opened in Gwalior city.
Two lakh solar pumps
Energy Minister Singh informed that solar pumps will be given to two lakh farmers. The state government will provide 50 percent subsidy for solar pumps, while 30 percent subsidy will be made available by the Government of India.
He informed that it is the priority of the state government to ensure power supply to farmers during the scheduled period in the Rabi season. Singh directed to replace burnt and defective transformers immediately as per the eligibility. He said that Ashoknagar will be made a new circle in the year 2020 under Guna circle. A general manager level office will be started there to ensure better services to the consumers.