Big gift for free electricity system in Punjab along with Delhi
Desk : As we know electricity is now free in Delhi. Now the name of another state has also been added to this list. Here we are talking about Punjab, where Aam Aadmi Party has come to power. During the election, the party had promised to waive the electricity bill. The government has waived off the outstanding electricity bills till December 21, 2021. Punjab State Power Corporation Limited has issued a notice in this regard.
Let us tell you that the Aam Aadmi Party had promised the public during the election that if it wins the election, it will waive off the electricity bills of all domestic customers. After the formation of his government in Punjab, till December 31, 2021, Prime Minister Bhagwant Mann has waived the electricity bills of all domestic customers. PSPCL has issued a notice in this regard. Energy Minister Harbhajan Singh also confirmed this. According to a government announcement, the government will not only waive off the previous electricity bills but will also bear the cost of new connections.
Energy Minister Harbhajan Singh said that after reapplication, the disconnected electricity connections will be issued again. Public hospitals, pharmacies, places of worship, educational institutions, sports facilities and public housing are not covered under the scheme. Apart from the exemption in electricity bill, the government is giving 300 units of free electricity to all eligible residents of Punjab. This will help people a lot.