CESC Connection within a day


Kolkata: No need to wait for days to obtain the electricity connection in CESC area. According to Sanjiv Goenka, Chairman CESC, next year onwards, within a day one consumer can get the connection after applying for the service. Sanjiv said, now it takes on an average three days time to give the connection.But yesterday a connection has been made within a day from receiving the application. He assured, from 2016 one can get connection within 24 hours. Besides, CESC area will be load shedding free zone from 2016, he added. For better and quality service, CESC has already spent Rs3,000 cores and will also spend Rs2,000 crores next year. As a result voltage fluctuation and such other problems will be solved. CESC chairman assured, there is no chance of tariff increase and he claimed, his company is charging lowest average tariff among the private power distributors in the country.