Kohat: Electricity thieves booked
KOHAT: Pesco has registered cases against eight electricity thieves out of 73 complaints which were received during operations in various parts of rural sub division of Kohat district. The SDO of Pesco rural area Altaf Hussain said the Wapda team also recovered Rs200,000 from the defaulters and lodged FIRs against eight people for using kunda system. The accused are Imtiaz, Mohammad Afzal, Khan Akbar, Mohammad Ali, Azar ur Rehman, Jamshed, Mohammad Akram and Azaruddin, a Pesco inspector informed Dawn.
The operation was conducted in Fateh Khan Khel, Miangan Colony, Tor Chappar, Saadullah Colony and Jungle Khel areas. The inspector of Pesco rural sub division, Sabtain Ali Shah informed that they had received 73 complaints and cases were field against eight consumers under section 39A of the electricity Act.