"We thank Vested Interest Parties for having mobilised the customer shift to Tata Power. We welcome all customers, whose letters have been made to reach MERC to join Tata Power services," said a company statement on Monday.
The Commission will hear all parties on February 1. The notice dated January 14, MERC says, "The Commission is of the opinion that in view of the circumstances, it is necessary and expedient to hear the Tata Power Company Limited on any explanation that it desires to offer on these written explanations."
The notice also says, "If Tata Power Company wishes to offer any explanation in writing, the same may be filed under an affidavit at least one week prior to the date of hearing."