KARACHI: Karachi Electricity Supply Company (KESC) launched its SMS service for reporting power theft via an announcement on twitter. The service requires customer registration and is an attempt to curb losses due to rampant power-theft.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Sunday asked a prominent Chinese company to provide suggestions and provide assistance towards curbing power line losses, theft and pilferage in Pakistan.
The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) disclosed on June 12, that electricity worth Rs40 billion is stolen every year because of prevalent malpractices in power distribution companies.
How to register:
Type Reg (space) Your 13-digit Acc No. & send it to 8119.