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Shiv Sena to organise rally in Thane to protest inflated electricity bills

Rally will be held on December 9 at 10am from Nimkar Naka in Titwala to Mahavitaran office in Kalyan

mumbai Updated: Dec 06, 2016 14:28 IST
Padmja Sinha
Padmja Sinha
Hindustan Times
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Thane residents have been complaining about receiving inflated electricity bills for the last two months. (HT File Photo)

Taking into consideration the alleged inept handling of people’s complaint of receiving inflated electricity bills in the last two months, the Shiv Sena unit from Thane has planned to protest against Mahavitaran, state-controlled power distribution firm, on December 9.

Vijay Deshekar, Sena party worker, said, “Despite timely payment of bills, people are being forced to bear power cuts and receive inflated bills. The officials have failed to address the complaints in this regard. Hence, a rally has been planned considering the growing dissatisfaction among consumers.”

The rally will start at 10am from Nimkar Naka in Titwala and end at Mahavitaran office in Kalyan.

Also read: Your power bill may rise from June

First Published: Dec 06, 2016 14:28 IST