First Information Reports (FIRs) were registered against 16,000 people in the last fortnight across Uttar Pradesh for power thefts, an official said Monday.
Separate cases have been lodged against former Minister of State and three others for power theft after it was detected following checking by a team of Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation (UPPCL) in Dostpur area here, police said today.
Faced with an acute power crisis, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to take steps to significantly bring down the line losses, an official said Saturday.
Uttar Pradesh is facing power outages as two electricity generating units tripped Sunday, officials said Monday.
The deadlock between the state government and protesting power board staff, who threatened an indefinite strike from Wednesday, ended late on Tuesday.
Two officials of UP Project Corporation Limited were suspended for allegedly duping a contractor of former chief minister Mayawati`s dream project.
Alleging discrepancies in promotions, engineers of the Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) have threatened to go on a two-day strike on January 14 and 15.
The body of a labourer was dug out Wednesday from the debris of the chimney collapse in Jhansi district of Uttar Pradesh, confirming the first death in the accident that occurred two days ago.
UP Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) has decided to install sodium lights in over 10 thousand villages dominated by Dalits.
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