The success of the ongoing operation against power thieves across the GEPCO region is the result of joint teamwork and a testament to the hard work of GEPCO management and staff,” said GEPCO Chief Executive Mohammad Ayyub.
During the first week of this month, caught 67 power thieves were from the GEPCO region. Power Thieves Continues were fined more than Rs. 1.9 million.
He also appealed to the people to support GEPCO in the ongoing jihad against power thieves in GEPCO and keep a close eye on the power thieves around them report it to the GEPCO Helpline 118 immediately. Since the end of power theft has made it possible to provide uninterrupted power supply to our valued customers.
Power Thieves Continues Across The GEPCO Region
Successful operations of GEPCO surveillance teams are underway against Electricity thieves across the GEPCO region. As a result of successful raids by GEPCO surveillance teams during the first week of this month. 67 power thieves catch stealing electricity with red hands. Applications were lodge for registration of FIR against all of them.
During the first week of this month, successful raids by GEPCO surveillance teams resulted in 8 raids from City Circle, 23 from Kent Circle, 13 from Gujarat Circle, and 13 from Sialkot Circle. From 13, 10 from Narowal Circle and a total of 67 electricity thieves from across the region were caught red-handed stealing electricity by various means. GEPCO has issued detection bills of over Rs 19 lack 18 thousand. Meanwhile, applications have also login the concern police stations to register FIR against all the Electricity
Chief Executive Muhammad Ayyub:
Chief Executive Muhammad Ayyub said that the success in the ongoing operation against power thieves across the GEPCO region resulted from joint teamwork and is a testament to the hard work of GEPCO management and staff. He said that this operation would continue till the eradication of the scourge of power theft from GEPCO, for which all the officers and employees of GEPCO are working side by side. He also appealed to the people to support GEPCO in the ongoing jihad against power thieves in GEPCO. Since its inception, continuous electricity supply to esteemed consumers has been possible.
FIR Against the Power Thieves:
The chief executive said that the officers should register FIR against the thieves daily, and no concession should be made in this regard. GEPCO is a company where we have to account for the amount of electricity sold so line losses And no compromise should be made on recovery. The Chief Executive said unite against thieves and do not indulge in any pressure or greed. Take action without any discrimination.
We have not allowed a single power thief to remain in GEPCO. High Loss Feeders will monitor directly, and those responsible will be severely question. The Chief Executive said that would take strict action would take strict action against the officers and employees. Who do not keep pace with the company’s objectives. Let the officers correct their qiblah. No negligence will tolerate now. Who will do a good job will remain in the department while will take strict action against the failure to achieve the goals.
Use Minimum Power:
The Chief Executive said that power theft is a national crime and therefore appealed to the consumers to refrain from this heinous crime and follow the principles of saving electricity and being a patriot and responsible citizen instead of resorting to illegal methods to reduce electricity bills. He said that consumers should make maximum use of daylight. Use minimum power between 7 and 10 pm. Keep unnecessary lights and electrical appliances on standby and keep switches off. Use energy savers instead of ordinary bulbs, choose one day a week for washing machines and ironing, switch off the main outdoors. Get children in the habit of playing in the lawn/park more than the television and computer.