Illegal Electricity Usage Unearthed in Chapra, Nadia

In a recent development, authorities at Chapra CCC, WBSEDCL, have uncovered unauthorized electricity consumption in Pipragachi, Chapra, Nadia. Somnath Maji, Assistant Engineer and Station Manager, led an inspection on March 21, 2024, at approximately 15:15 hrs., revealing that Goutam Ghosh, son of Shambhu Charan Ghosh, was clandestinely drawing electricity for domestic purposes. The inspection team found Ghosh tapping into the nearest LTOH line of WBSEDCL without proper authorization. Despite interrogation, Ghosh and his associates failed to provide satisfactory explanations or valid documentation regarding their illicit electricity usage. This discovery underscores the ongoing challenges of unauthorized power consumption, prompting authorities to take strict action against offenders.