However, supervision of construction work would be undertaken by PSPCL.
Likewise, in case the augmentation of transformer is required, the cost of the same shall be borne by the PSPCL.
System improvement work, if any would also be carried out by PSPCL on its own if required.
Major organization : PUNJAB STATE POWER CORPORATION LIMITED (PSPCL
We are hoping to get more power in the next 4-5 days," PSPCL
chairman and managing director K.
Chairing a high-level meeting to review the state's power situation in the prevailing peak power demand season, the Chief Minister directed the Chief Secretary to issue detailed guidelines to the district police and civil administration in the concerned districts to work with PSPCL to check power theft.
He also asked the Chief Secretary to tie up with the DGP to ensure adequate police protection to PSPCL staff engaged in taking action against unscrupulous elements engaged in pilferage of power through 'kundi connections'.
PSPCL CMD informed the meeting that the maximum losses on Urban Power Supply (UPS) feeders were reported in the border towns of Bhikiwind (80 per cent), Patti (71percent ) Zira (61 per cent) followed by Patran (57 per cent), Baghapurana (55 per cent), Tarn Taran (51percent) and Ajnala (50 per cent).
According to an official statement, the power companies briefed the Chief Minister about the arrangements made for meeting the demand of 14,000 MW, even though the demand anticipated by the PSPCL was likely to be around 13,500 MW.
The Chief Minister directed PSPCL and PSTCL to ensure round-the-clock supply during summer and paddy season to all areas of the state.