Srinagar: At a spot the place having uninterrupted electrical energy continues to be a dream, a poor farmer from Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir was slapped with a hefty quantity of electrical energy invoice by the ability growth division. ALSO READ | PM Modi To Make Worldwide Address At India Global Week 2020 On July 9; Focus To Be On Trade, Foreign Investment
In line with the stories, the farmer recognized as Mohammad Hanief, son of Feroz Din, was shocked when the PDD served an inflated electrical energy invoice to the resident of Guhrian Sheiklian village and requested to pay the invoice for over ten crores.
As talked about in a report by The Tribune, the invoice generated two days in the past towards Shopper ID 0107040013753 is for the interval of 1 month, i.e. from Might 1, 2020 – Might 31, 2020. The precise quantity talked about within the invoice is Rs 10,08,38,138.00 ‘solely’.
Shocked by the receipt from the ability division, Hanief has now approached the sarpanch of the village. He even introduced the matter into the discover of involved authorities. As per the stories, Sarpanch together with the villagers approached Mendhar tehsildar and the PDD workplace as nicely.
Responding to the matter, PDD officers have claimed that it was pc generated error and never an intention of any official.
In the meantime, Rahul Yadav, commissioner at Poonch district reportedly stated that that invoice mentioning quantity of Rs 10 crores was a clerical mistake which can quickly be rectified by the division.
“It was a clerical mistake and will probably be rectified. Precise explanation for the misguided invoice will be defined by the PDD however clearly it’s a pc error. The studying has been punched twice and therefore miscalculation accured,” the officer stated, as quoted by HT. The invoice was despatched from the workplace of AEE, PDD Sub-Division Mendhar.