Power subsidy in Delhi from today only if consumers ask for it: Here’s how you can opt in | The Financial Express

Power subsidy in Delhi from today only if consumers ask for it: Here’s how you can opt in

Kejriwal also claimed that the BJP approached 10 MLAs of the AAP government in Punjab and alleged it was buying MLAs and breaking governments.

Power subsidy in Delhi from today only if consumers ask for it: Here’s how you can opt in
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. (File photo: IE)

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said online and offline methods will be made available to consumers to opt for power subsidy from Wednesday. At a press conference here, he said power consumers in Delhi can give a missed call on 7011311111 to opt for the subsidy from today. Kejriwal said many people wanted to give up power subsidy in Delhi. Those who want to avail subsidy will get a form that they can fill to apply. They can also give a missed call on 7011311111 whereby they will get a form on WhatsApp that they can fill up to apply for subsidy.

Also read| ‘You can’t arrest me’: High drama at Arvind Kejriwal’s dinner at auto-rickshaw driver’s home in Ahmedabad — WATCH

Those applying for subsidy till October 31 will be paid subsidy of the month. Every month people can apply for subsidy, he added. Kejriwal also claimed that the BJP approached 10 MLAs of the AAP government in Punjab and alleged it was buying MLAs and breaking governments.

Also read| After Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal claims BJP approached 10 Punjab AAP MLAs

The ruling AAP in Punjab on Tuesday accused the BJP of offering Rs 20-25 crore each to its MLAs in an attempt to topple the Bhagwant Mann government in the state. The Punjab had BJP dubbed the allegations as “baseless” and “bundle of lies” and said AAP is trying to divert attention of people from its “failures”.

Get live Share Market updates and latest India News and business news on Financial Express. Download Financial Express App for latest business news.