Gujarat Electricity Bill Waiver Scheme Details – Apply Online
On 18th December 2018, Gujarat government announced the Gujarat electricity bill waiver scheme. under this scheme those people can also avail the benefits whose bills are still pending in the rural areas. Also check – PM Shram Yogi Maandhan Yojana
Under this scheme Gujarat electricity bill waiver will cover all the farmers, commercial users, domestic users, poor families and middle-class families who live in rural areas and those also who lost their electricity connection due to electricity theft. Government will give electricity to the 6.20 defaulters and will bear Rs. 625 crores so that all get the benefits.
Rural area electricity bill waiver scheme
Under this scheme, people who have not submitted their pending electricity bill in the past few years and any other people living in the rural area who lost their electricity connection due to electricity theft can get their connection back by paying just INR 500 as Gujarat government has waived the old and pending bills.
Key features of Gujarat electricity bill waiver
- All electricity bills are waived by Gujarat government
- For this scheme, rural, poor, middle class and commercial users are eligible
- Citizens of electricity theft defaulters will also be covered under this scheme
- All those who lost their connection due to any other reason
- You will get connection back by paying just Rs. 500
- Total unpaid bill amount is Rs. 625 crores
- 6.20 lakh will be benefitted under this scheme
About this pending electricity bill Gujarat
You will get your electricity connection by paying just Rs. 500, you can be anyone who lost their connection due to some reason. All the previous year bills have been cleared by government on 18th December 2018. The emotive of this scheme is that all the people living in the rural areas get the electricity.
How to apply for Gujarat electricity bill waiver scheme
All those who want connection back will have to pay Rs. 500 int their regional electricity department so that they a new connection. To get more details about this process and application form you need to visit the regional electricity department