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BEWARE – THEFT OF ELECTRICITY COULD NOW BECOME A CRIMINAL OFFENCE

msedc-3While hearing a case of electricity theft, Justice Ranjana Desai ruled that the state government and MSEB should take such matters more seriously in future as electricity was national wealth. The theft of electricity may become a more cognizable offence if Justice Ranjana Desai from Bombay High Court has her way. While hearing a case of electricity theft, she ruled that the state government and MSEB should take such matters more seriously in future as electricity was national wealth. The country is experiencing acute shortage of electricity and incidents of thefts of electricity are increasing on a serious rate. Electricity thefts have become a frequent issue in the city and the only way to control or curb them would be to bring in more stringent measures of punishment. Bureau report NMTV

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