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04-12-2018

On the direction of Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Salahuddin Khan Mehsood, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police the crackdown against illegal usage of electricity and WAPDA recovery has further intensified throughout the province.
As per directives of the Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Salahuddin Khan Mehsood the crackdown against the electricity theft and WAPDA recovery has further intensified throughout the province. In the ongoing campaign the police has registered 71 cases under the relevant law against the violators found involved in Kunda culture and other kind of electricity theft and arrested 64 culprits charged in the FIRs during the last one week.
According to details in order to tighten the noose around the neck of the elements involved in use of WAPDA electricity through different illegal means the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police as per policy of the Govtt: has launched a campaign against the violators. In the campaign the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police is going from door to door and registering cases against the illegal users of electricity. In this connection the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police during the last one week registered 71 cases against electricity theft and took into custody 64 persons charged in these cases. The police also took into position 150 meter wire being used for illegal connection from the WAPDA installations. The police during WAPDA recovery campaign, also helped WAPDA in depositing of more than three and half million rupees in the national exchequers from the defaulters. It is worth mentioning that police and WAPDA have started a joint campaign against the electricity theft. Different police teams have been formed at each and every police station level which are conducting raids on daily basis in their respective jurisdiction and taking action against the “Kunda culture” and electricity theft without any discrimination.