Lahore: 41 power stealers caught red-handed
LAHORE: The Lesco, during a crackdown on power theft, caught red–handed 41 persons while stealing electricity through various tactics. The raid had been conducted in by SDs and their teams in Premnagar, Islampura, Ittehad Colony and Samanabad sub–divisions of the Lahore Electric Supply Company.
The division Samanabad in–charge Additional SE Anwar Qaseem said the deduction bills Rs0.53 millions were sent to the people involved in power theft and their electricity connections were disconnected. The FIRs against three persons directly involved in theft were also registered in local police stations, he added.