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MD KPDCL Yasin reviews progress of Smart Meter installations in Down Town

Hoardings to go up across city centers for wide publicity regarding advantages of Smart-meters

SRINAGAR: A meeting was held under the chairmanship of the Managing Director, KPDCL Yasin M Choudhary regarding the progress of Smart Meter Installations in Srinagar.

Initially, the chair was apprised by the concerned officials of the KPDCL  and TKCs regarding the progress of the smart meter installation progress.

The following points were discussed during the meeting that included the slow progress of TKCs regarding the installation of smart meters was seriously viewed by the chair and directions were issued on spot to increase the workforce to meet the deadline.

Various officials of KPDCL were directed to work in synchronization with the concerned officials of the District Administration to minimize the protests against the installations of the meters.

TKC’s were given strict directions regarding the Non-Communicating Meters and were directed to resolve the issue as soon as possible without any fail.

Damaged Meters need to be replaced with New Ones and the concerned Turnkey Contractors were given directions to install new ones within the least possible time. The chair also issued directions to TKC’s to give wide publicity regarding the advantages of Smart meters.

Instructions were passed on to disconnect all the defaulters. Hoardings will go up across the city centres so as to give wide publicity regarding the advantages of Electric Smart meters.

The meeting was attended by Chief Engineer (Distribution), KPDCL, Superintending Engineer Circle Ist, KPDCL, Executive Engineers of O&M Div Ist and 4th AEE’s and Territorial SDO’s and officials of Turnkey Contractors(Anvil Cables and Techno Ltd).


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