NEPRA allows KE to charge previous fuel adjustment in june and july 2021 bills
NEPRA has revised the seven- month tariff for K-Electric on account of fuel adjustment.It allowed the power utility to increase the rates for July, August, September and December 2020, and decrease the tariff for June, October and November 2020
NEPRA allowed Rs0.7256 per unit increase for July 2020, Rs0.3078 per unit for August, Rs0.710 per unit for September and Rs0.49 per unit for December 2020.
In view thereof, the authority has decided to allow the recovery of the aforementioned fuel charge adjustments from the consumers in a period of two months ie June 2021 and July 2021.
However, the authority has approved the reduction in tariff by Rs0.7478 per unit for the month of June 2020, Rs0.028 per unit for October 2020, Rs1.10 per unit for November 2020 on account of monthly fuel adjustment.
It is pertinent to mention that Jamat e Islami would hold protests against K-Electric in different parts of Karachi from June 7.
JI Karachi chief Hafiz Naeem-ur-Rehman announced that the party would hold a sit-in outside K Electric’s office on June 12.