200 units of electricity free in Delhi: Kejriwal

200 units of electricity free in Delhi: Kejriwal

Published01 Aug 2019, 07:08 AM IST
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New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addresses a press conference, in New Delhi on Aug 1, 2019. People living in the national capital will not have to pay any electricity bill for consuming upto 200 units of power, the Delhi CM announced on Thursday. (Photo: IANS)
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addresses a press conference, in New Delhi on Aug 1, 2019. People living in the national capital will not have to pay any electricity bill for consuming upto 200 units of power, the Delhi CM announced on Thursday. (Photo: IANS)
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addresses a press conference, in New Delhi on Aug 1, 2019. People living in the national capital will not have to pay any electricity bill for consuming upto 200 units of power, the Delhi CM announced on Thursday. (Photo: IANS)
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addresses a press conference, in New Delhi on Aug 1, 2019. People living in the national capital will not have to pay any electricity bill for consuming upto 200 units of power, the Delhi CM announced on Thursday. (Photo: IANS)
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) People in the national capital will not have to pay anything for consuming up to 200 units of power, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced on Thursday.
"People consuming till 200 units of electricity won't have to pay the electricity bills. Their bills will be waived from August 1," he said.
But if a consumer uses 201 units, "he will have to pay the full charge", he said.
"For consumption of electricity between 201 and 400 units, about 50 per cent of subsidy will be provided," Kejriwal said.
When top officials and government people can get free electricity, so can a common man, the Chief Minister added.
--IANS
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