Ensure power supply as per requirement: Minister Tomar
   Date :11-May-2022

Ensure power supply 
 
 
 
Staff Reporter
Ensure power supply to consumers as per requirement. If it becomes absolutely necessary and there is an interruption in the power supply in the feeder, then maintenance work in that feeder on that particular day should be avoided. Energy Minister Pradyuman Singh Tomar gave these instructions to officials during a review of power supply and works of Madhya Pradesh Power Management Company. It was informed in the meeting that there is 23 per cent more electricity demand this year as compared to last year.
Availability of electricity to increase: Managing Director of Madhya Pradesh Power Management Company Vivek Porwal informed that the availability of electricity will increase in the next 15 days. This will reduce the gap between demand and supply of electricity. There should be uniformity in the rules of all the companies: Energy Minister Tomar said that there should be uniformity in the rules of all the companies. This will give convenience to the consumers. He directed to take necessary action in this regard at the earliest. Tomar did a thorough review of the availability of electricity and power cuts. He directed to prepare an action plan for the availability and supply of electricity for the upcoming Rabi season and the coming year.
Tomar also inquired about the contract of power purchase and sale by MP Power Management Company in the last two years. He also discussed about the new set-up of power companies. During this, officers of Madhya Pradesh Power Management Company were present.