• search

Punjab gets another six months for unbundling of PSEB

Written by: Staff
|

Patiala, Jun 7 (UNI) The Union Ministry of Power has given six more months to Punjab government for the unbundling of Punjab State Electricity Board (PSEB) from June 9 to December 9 2006.

A communique in this regard has been received by the Punjab Power Secretary from the Union Ministry of Power director Alok Kumar, the PSEB sources told UNI here.

The states are bound to unbundle their respective electricity boards under the central Electricty Act 2003.

''The Union government has agreed to the request of Punjab for the continuation of the PSEB as the state transmission utility for a period of six months,'' the communique, dated May 31, has stated.

UNI XC PS VJ HT2152

For Daily Alerts

For Breaking News from Oneindia
Get instant news updates throughout the day.

Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more