PSPCL to install 30 more Bill Payment Machines in Punjab

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PSPCL to install 30 more Bill Payment Machines in Punjab

Gagandeep Ahuja
Thursday, 23 September 2010
PATIALA: Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) will install 30 more Bill Payment Machines in various cites of Punjab to provide best of services to its consumers.

K.D.Chaudhri, Chairman cum Managing Director, PSPCL said here Thursday that corporation has already 35 Bill Payment Machines installed in different cities/towns and new machines will be install in Patiala, Nabha, Rajpura, Sangrur, Dhuri, Malerkotla, Barnala, Nangal, Zirakpur, Ludhiana, Jagraon, Ahmedgarh, Jalandhar, Hoshiarpur, Nakodar, Shahid Bhagat Singh Nagar, Banga, Amritsar, Gurdaspur, Batala, Dinanagar, Tarntaran, Faridkot, Moga, Ferozepur, Abohar & Fazilka.

Giving success details of earlier installed bill payment machines, he disclosed that in the month of June 2010 alone, more than 1.1 Lacs consumers remitted their bills worth Rs. 51 Crores through these machines.

He further informed that consumers can remit their Domestic, Industrial, Agricultural or Commercial electricity bills upto 100KW load on these machines. Presently amount upto Rs.5000/- can be remitted in cash and above that through Cheque or Draft.

CMD appealed to consumers to make use of the latest technological advances being introduced by corporation for electricity bill payment and save themselves from standing in long queues.
Making easy bill payment is one such section in which the corporation is introducing latest technological advances to keep consumers free from standing in long queues or even step out of their homes to pay their electricity bills.

He said that apart from paying electricity bills in collection centres customers can now pay their bills on Bill Payment machines, through on Spot billing system or while sitting at homes they can pay online also.