Bogus meter installation will not be tolerated at any cost; Shahid Iqbal Ch


Islamabad: (Parliament Times)   (PR)   According to IESCO spokesman, Chief Executive Officer IESCO Shahid
Iqbal Ch said that IESCO is providing best services to about 2.9 million customers.
Being a No 1 Distribution Company in power sector, IESCO cannot afford that few black
sheep’s in department stake the company structure and image. With reference to news
regarding installation of bogus meters in few areas, Chief said that in IESCO there is a
transparent mobile reading network and error free bills are distributing to valued
customers. Chief said that on account of complaints regarding bogus meters special
task forces were constituted and they caught few bogus meters in region. Heavy fines
imposed on customers stealing electricity through bogus meters, where as strict
departmental action has been taken against officials involved in installation of bogus
meters. IESCO Chief instructed all circle in charge that with M&T and Surveillance
departments support, special meter checking operation may initiate and if any bogus
meter case identify, official involved may dismiss from service and concern XEN and
SDO may also be investigated. IESCO chief said that our vision is zero tolerance
against corruption, he requested valued customers that if they have any information
about bogus meter or corruption please intimate the same on IESCO Chief telephone
No. 051-9252902 or whats app No. 0305880815.