20 meter readers held in Lahore
LAHORE: At leat 20 meter readers of the Lahore Electric Supply Company (LESCO) along with their accomplices involved in power theft have been arrested by police. The government of Punjab had decided to take action against power thieves present inside the department by initiating raids against meter readers in different areas of Lahore.
Police have also registered FIRs against the accused after arresting them. DIG Lahore Rai Tahir has said that operation against accused involved in power theft will continue across the board.