HC questions govt over calculation of electricity bill during lockdown

The Madras High Court today sought an explanation from the Tamilnadu government on how electricity bills are being calculated during the Covid-19 induced lockdown period. Continue Reading

What led to exorbitant electricity bills?

After News Today published on its website a story on concerns raised by electricity consumers who complained that they have been charged more than thrice the amount of what they usually pay, TNEB came out with a clarification Wednesday evening, saying that people are only being billed for what they had consumed. Continue Reading

Civic body writes to TNEB over poor state of junction boxes

There were two electrocution deaths recently at Chitlapakkam and Mugalivakkam. The situation is bad in Velacheri as well. Residents are used to seeing exposed junction boxes and heavy duty cables coiled on pavements. Very often, unaware of the danger, people step on the cables while walking and riding two-wheelers. Continue Reading