UP Congress stages protest dharnas against power tariff hike

 Demanding immediate roll back of recent power tariff hike in Uttar Pradesh, Congress on Wednesday staged protest dharnas at all the district headquarters of the state.

Hiked power tariff in MP affecting farmers hard: Cong

Opposition Congress today accused Madhya Pradesh government of hiking power tariff despite rural areas in the state not getting round-the-clock electricity supply as promised under its ambitious `Atal Jyoti` scheme.

Tariff hike should be last resort: Scindia

Hike in electricity charges should be the last resort and states should instead focus on keeping a tab on transmission-related losses, including power theft, Power Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia has said.

Delhi BJP promises to allow multiple discoms, opposes tariff hike

Opposing any further hike in power tariff, Delhi BJP Chief Vijay Goel today promised that multiple discoms will be allowed to supply power if his party wins in assembly polls later this year so that the rates go down drastically.

Delhi electricity tariff hike comes into effect

The 26 per cent hike in power tariff for domestic consumers in the city will come into effect from Sunday.

AERA to decide on tariff hike by January 31

The Airports Economic Regulatory
Authority (AERA) has been directed to take a call on private
airport operators` demand for a tariff hike by January 31 next
year.