POWER DISCOMS

  • Delhi discoms not cooperating with audit: CAG tells High Court March 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The Comptroller and Auditor General on Monday told the Delhi High Court that the three power distribution companies were not co-operating in auditing. CAG told the HC that the three power discoms were not providing documents for carrying out their audit. It submitted before a bench of Acting Chief...
  • Nirupam protest: Cuts in Mumbai power tariffs soon, says Maharashtra CM January 27, 2014

    Mumbai: In what many have termed as the 'AAP effect', Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan will announce in two days, a decision on cutting power tariffs in Mumbai. Similar to an announcement made by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in Delhi, Chavan has said that his government is examining the possibility...
  • Auditing of Delhi power discoms to begin on Thursday: Kejriwal January 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Despite opposition from the power distribution companies, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday announced that the auditing of these discoms would commence on Thursday. During a press conference in the evening, Kejriwal informed, "Delhi government will start audit of power companies from tomorrow. This will take place...
  • Cabinet to consider bailout for power discoms September 24, 2012

    New Delhi: With Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee out of the Congressled United Progressive Alliance (UPA), the government is now getting ready to roll out more reforms, starting with the power sector. A bailout plan for power discoms will be discussed during the Cabinet Committee on Economic Reforms meeting on Monday....