Rice mill workers receives Rs1,14,000 power bill

November 29, 2013 Off By Web Desk

Ratodero, Sindh: A labor of a rice mill l of Chandka Sub-Division, Larkana, has received electricity bill amounting to Rs1,14,000. Labourer Hakim Ali Brohi told PPI that about 5/6 months back he was able to get new electricity connection and after hectic efforts he got installed a meter and received the first bill amounting to Rs114000, which is beyond his capacity to pay.

He alleged local meter reader was involved in this scam as he had refused to pay him briber.

On Friday large number of workers of Rice Factories Mazdoor Union Larkana took out a protest rally, held protest demonstration and staged sit-in at Jinnah Bagh roundabout against SDO Chandka Sub-Division of Larkana.

The protest was led by Murteza Korai, Imamdin Brohi, Hakim Ali Brohi and others.

They have demanded strict action against corrupt officials of SEPCO.