ABC Project conducted to curb electricity theft – Spokesman
Karachi – 1st January, 2015:K-Electric (KE) through its press statement has announced the successful installation of LT Poles along with Aerial Bundled Cables (ABC) and 73 new low-cost meters for the underprivileged residents of Gulshan – e – Sikandrabad,Keamari. The ABC project was conducted in order to reduce the Kunda Culture and losses.
According to KE’s press statement, a One-Stop Shop was conducted so that these under-privileged residents could get electricity via KE’s infrastructure.
As per details, there were a total of 238 houses in the area that had no energy meters installed, therefore, to facilitate these consumers low tension poles were installed with a 95mm of Low tension ABC. Since the installation of the Low Tension Poles 50% of the consumers have paid their dues to benefit from the new connection under the MNCV Scheme.
K- Electric’s spokesperson added, ‘‘The drive to install new energy meters in the Gulshan – e – Sikandrabad sends out a very strong message to the masses on KE’s dedication in providing energy to its consumers. It also stresses upon their determination in eliminating illegal hook connections, reducing theft and losses in the long run. We are hopeful of meeting our MNCV connections targets within record time, reaching a total of more than 200 energy meters.’’