Punjab State Power Corporation Limited
Public Relations office
PRESS NOTE, Patiala Oct.13,2018
On the directions of the Punjab Government, for Rabi crop, Punjab State Power Corporation Limited will provide 10 hours power supply to agriculture consumers on alternative days in the state from Oct.14 to March 31,2019, and in addition to this, the nominated feeders of the vegetable group will get 5 hours daily power supply in a day. This was disclosed by Sh. Gurpreet Singh Kangar, Power Minister, Punjab in a press note here today.Sh. Kangar said that for this purpose, vegetables feeders of each substation have been divided into 4 groups for the purpose.
In which power supply will be given to 2 groups in one day and the remaining 2 groups will be supplied power on the next day. Sh. Kangar said that in the same way the agriculture consumers of border areas of the state will also be supplied 10 hours power on alternative days. Power Minister informed that the agriculture consumers are being provided power supply from June 15 to for paddy season in Punjab. Sh. Kangar said that if case of any consumers may not get power due to some technical reason, then power will be supplied to the concerned consumers in the next 24 hours.
Issued by Dy.Secy.Public Relations
Press Note no 35 Dated Oct.13,2018