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Power engineers body asks govt not to move electricity bill in 'haste'

  • Posted On: July 10, 2022
•All India Power Engineers Federation (AIPEF) in a letter to Union Power Minister R K Singh, has demanded that the recently released Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2022, should not be introduced in the Monsoon session in haste and should be discussed in detail with power consumers, electricity sector workers and other stakeholders.
•He also wrote that this Amendment Bill has not yet been placed on the website and neither comments have been sought nor any time has been given for comments from the stakeholders.
•The federation has also sent a letter to chief ministers of all the states and Union territories, urging them to take effective intervention to stop the amendment bill.

Power engineers body asks govt not to move electricity bill in 'haste'