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From Oct 1, electricity subsidy only for those who opt for it: Kejriwal

From October 1, the Delhi government will provide subsidy on electricity to consumers who opt for the scheme, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Thursday.

Arvind Kejriwal | Delhi | electricity

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Arvind Kejriwal
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal (Photo: ANI)

From October 1, the government will provide subsidy on to consumers who opt for the scheme, Chief Minister said on Thursday.

The consumers at present get "zero" power bill up to 200 units of and a subsidy of Rs 800 on consuming 201 to 400 units of power per month.

"The government will now ask people whether they want to avail subsidy on . From October 1, only those consumers who opt for it will be provided the subsidy," he said during an online briefing.

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First Published: Thu, May 05 2022. 16:43 IST