PESCO Seizes 127 Illegal Connections

PESCO seizes 127 illegal connections

PESHAWAR (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News -5th Sep,2016) : The PESCO raiding teams Monday seized 127 more illegal connections during various raids in different circles and registered cases against the accused.

On the directions of Chief Executive Pesco Anwar Ul Haq Yousafzai, drive against illegal use of electricity is in full swing throughout the province. In this connection, Pesco Wapda House Peshawar Surveillance team raided in different areas of Peshawar Circle, KhyberCircl, Swat Circle and Mardan Circle and seized 127 more illegal connections.

In Lala sub division in the areas of New City Home, Peshawar Garden Town were checked and 53 power stealers caught red handed besides arrest of 30 at Daudzai sub division. During checking in the areas of Cantonment sub division Mardan, 15 power stealers and 5 in City sub division nabbed whereas a meter of Shazad was allegedly found 33% slow.

Five power stealers at Yarhussain sub division including Usman Akhtar Ice Bar, water supply scheme apprehended. Similarly, in Cantonment sub division Mardan, direct connections of Mega Mart and street right were found whereas in Nowshera Cantt sub division of Khyber Circle, 12 direct connections including Commercial Plaza, General store and leather shop seized.

During checking in Shabqadar sub division of Peshawar Circle two domestic, one commercial, two industrial and one tube well direct connection were nabbed while 33% slow meter of Bahadar Sher Industrial connection was also nabbed.