The cost of electricity could go up in Uttar Pradesh. The proposal to raise the cost of power has been approved by Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation. The Power Corporation has now sought to increase the charges for new connections to the Commission after the proposal to increase the electricity tariff. The cost of new electrical connections will rise automatically if the cost of consumer items likewise rises.
Up to a 23 percent hike in the UP power bill has already been proposed. The consumers of electricity will be shocked by this. The cost of electricity could rise by 50 paise to Rs 1.25 per unit. Both residential and commercial electricity users will find it challenging. The State Electricity Regulatory Commission has received a proposal from the electricity industry. On January 25, this can also be rubber-stamped. The clients will suffer a double blow if the power tariff increases.
Although the Power Corporation has not this time proposed any increase in the processing fees or security charges, Awadhesh Kumar Verma, President of the State Electricity Consumer Council and member of the Supply Code Review Panel Sub-Committee, noted that the rates of consumer goods have increased significantly in some places. Too many differences.