BHUBANESWAR: Stress is mounting on the State authorities to be a celebration to the general public listening to by the Odisha Electrical energy Regulatory Fee (OERC) on an software in search of evaluate of the tariff orders handed by the Fee on March 26, 2021.
After a week-long agitation within the State towards the ability tariff hike for the present monetary yr, the BJP has submitted a memorandum to Governor Ganeshi Lal requesting applicable route to the State authorities to handle the problem which is affecting 92 lakh shoppers of the State.
The get together has accused the State authorities of absolving its accountability by not objecting to the excessive energy tariff when the State is producing least expensive energy. The get together reminded the Governor concerning the promise made by the State authorities within the Meeting to hunt a evaluate of the tariff order.
It has been greater than 4 months, there is no such thing as a response from the State authorities regardless of repeated calls for from Opposition events. The get together has additional demanded a change within the slab and requested the Governor to direct the Fee to repair the cost for the primary 100 models as an alternative of the current 50 models.
Petitioner Anand Mohapatra has additionally requested Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to direct the Power division to file an affidavit earlier than OERC requesting reconsideration of the tariff order.