Maharashtra govt to ask MERC not to allow over Rs 250 cr tariff hike

The Maharashtra government will ask MERC not to allow power companies to hike electricity tariff by more than Rs 250 crore annually.

Nirupam seeks CM's intervention on power tariff hike proposal

Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam Friday demanded that Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis should intervene to ensure that MERC rejects the proposal of Reliance Energy to hike the electricity rates for Mumbai suburban consumers.

Relief for Maharashtra power users finally, as govt offers 20% rebate

Even as state power regulator has allowed Mahavitaran to recover Rs 5,022-crore worth revenue shortfall from consumers from March 1, the utility has decided against burdening the public.

Sanjay Nirupam defends `agitation` to lower power bills

Defending his agitation to lower the power tariff in Maharashtra, Congress MP Sanjay Nirupam on Wednesday continued his diatrive against the private electricity providers.

Maharashtra not to snap power supply to farmers

Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan said power supply to farmers in the drought-prone areas of the state will not be cut off due to outstanding bills.