Delhi: 28 lakh consumers to benefit from power subsidy

Around 80 percent or 28 lakh of the total consumers in the city will benefit from the power subsidy announced by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday while presenting the Delhi budget for the current fiscal.

`Arvind Kejriwal betrayed people in Delhi on power, water subsidy`

With free water and power subsidy announced by the AAP government coming to an end in Delhi, both BJP and Congress on Tuesday accused former Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of "betraying" people by not making any provision to continue the relief.

Delhi HC refuses to entertain plea on power subsidy

The Delhi High Court Tuesday refused to entertain a plea seeking a scheme to ensure underprivileged Delhi residents are not affected after the electricity subsidy lapses April 1.

BJP seeks Jung`s intervention on extension of power subsidy

BJP on Friday sought Lt Governor Najeeb Jung`s intervention to ensure extension of the power subsidy in Delhi beyond March 31 when it will expire.

Setback for AAP; Delhi HC puts electricity subsidy on hold

In a big jolt to Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party, Delhi High Court stayed the decision taken by the former government of giving subsidy to persons who did not pay their power bills from October 2012 to December 2013.

Power subsidy to continue in Punjab: Badal

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Saturday said power subsidy for agriculture sector and weaker sections will continue.

Delhi to extend power subsidy to agri, frugal domestic users

Delhi Cabinet on Monday decided to
continue its targeted subsidy which is linked to limited
consumption of power for domestic consumers and agreed to
extend supply of subsidized power to agricultural consumers.