Guruharsahai/Ferozepur: The financial situation of the state has reached such a deteriorated condition, that many of the offices of state government are unable to pay electricuity bills since a long time and due to non-payments of hefty bills, the Electricity Department has started disconnecting the power supply to these government offices. The Electricity Department has disconnected many electricity connections in Guruharsahai town on Friday, due to which there is great resentment among the people also as due to disconnection of electrical supply, water supply of the area has been badly disturbed.
As per information, there was a huge pending balance of PSPCL towards Nagar Council, Guruharsahai. The bill of waterworks of Nagar Council of Guruharsahai had reached an amount of Rs 60 lakh, whereas an amount of Rs 85 lakh was stated to be pending as the bills of 15 waterworks of Public Health Department were pending.
These waterworks of Public Health Department had been supplying water supply to residents of about 100 villages in the sub division of Guruharsahai and the department has not paid the bills in spite of repeated notices.
On Friday, officials of PSPCL disconnected the electricity supply of Public Health Department in Guruharsahai.
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