Poor people bear the brunt of erroneous electricity bills

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 15 Nov 2017 11:07:40


Staff Reporter,

ERRONEOUS electricity bills issued by Electricity Department and its contractor company FEDCO has created trouble for poor people. On non-payment of erroneous bills, the Electricity Department teams are disconnecting connections. Poor families are bound to live in dark, studies of their children, employment gets badly affected. They are also not getting two times meals as ration cards of BPL could not be prepared yet. BJP Government in the State has come with a slogan of Good Governance, but residents of Jabalpur Cantonment Assembly constituency public is facing problems for even basic amenities like cleanliness, roads, water, health and education.

Addressing the Parivartan Padyatra, Congress leader Alok Mishra said that now people are in problem due to wrong policies of the Bharatiya Janata Party government in the State. Public were bound to struggle even for basic civic amenities. He said Congress party will always fight for rights of public. Parivartan Padyatra commenced from Vivek Colony, Bhumia Mohalla and carried out door-to-door public contact.

On Thursday, Parivartan Padyatra will enter Adhartal and conclude. Those who accompanied Alok Mishra on Tuesday during door-to-door public contact were Sohan Katare, Devidayal Chadda, Manoj Verma, Fatru Chacha, Munnu Vishwakarma, Karan Yadav, Rajesh, Durgesh Pal, Sukku Chadda, Joy Masaab, Rakesh Shrivas, Jammu Sen, Dr Raikwar and others.