Congress on Tuesday came down hard on Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal hours after he blamed the 15-year rule of Sheila Dikshit for poor power transmission network and long outages in the city.
Arvind Kejriwal said people will not be forced to install a "faulty" meter and they can get any of the authorized meters available in the market inducted in their water connection.
The DERC, which decides power tariff in the city, has not yet received any request from the city government to cut power rates and it may take at least three months for reviewing the existing charges if such a proposal is made.
Electricity rates in the national capital are likely to go up soon.
The city government has started ground work for setting up the facility after getting a nod to the proposal from both the Power Ministry and the Planning Commission.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai