Stories Tagged 'Electricity theft'
Officials of the Nepal Electricity Authority found local body chiefs in Rautahat district stealing electricity from overhead power lines by using hook lines during an inspection.full story »
Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA), the state-owned power utility, has achieved fair bit of success in curbing electricity theft in Lalitpur district. In the last few weeks since NEA upped the ante against locals of the Lalitpur district involved in electricity theft, the power utility has collected around Rs1.5 million in fines. full story »
As many as 20 persons including seven women were arrested for their alleged involvement in electricity theft at Surunga in Kankai Municipality of Jhapa on Sunday. full story »
The Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) this week resorted to biggest employee reshuffle in its history, transferring around 2,480 staff on suspicion of their involvement in electricity meter tampering, which was inflicting losses worth billions of rupees every year on the state-owned power utility. full story »