Man gets Rs 128 crore electricity bill, loses connection for not paying it
In a bizarre incident, the electric connection at a man’s house in Uttar Pradesh’s Hapur district was cut off after he failed to pay an electricity bill of Rs 128,45,95,444 served to him by electricity department.
Shamin, who lives with his wife Khairu Nisha in Chamri village of Hapur district, told ANI that in spite of approaching the electricity regarding the glitch in the bill, the connection at his home was cut off. He said, “No one listens to our pleas, how will we submit that amount? When we went to complain about it, we were told that they won’t resume our electricity connection unless we pay the bill.”
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Shamin added, “I am running from pillar to post but no one is listening. It seems that the electricity department wants me to pay the bill for the whole Hapur.”
Shamin’s wife Nisha said that the couple uses just a fan and a light at home. She said, “We only use fan and light. How can the amount be so high? We are poor. How we will pay such a large amount.”
49-yr-old man dies while playing badminton in Nagpur
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He was rushed to Central Railway Hospital in an unconscious state and was declared dead by the doctors there.
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G20 Summit is the premier forum for international economic cooperation that plays an important role in shaping and strengthening global architecture and governance on all major international economic issues. India holds the Presidency of the G20 from 1 December 2022 to 30 November 2023.
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Ahead of G20 meet in Nagpur, Assistant Commissioner of Police Ashwati Dorje, on Wednesday, said the city has been declared ‘No Drone Zone’ on March 20, 21. The development came in as a security measure for the large number of foreign delegates that will be in the city for the summit.
Any aerial objects including use of parachutes have also been banned.
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