Tata Power Delhi Distribution Limited (Tata Power -DDL) Lok Adalat’s to settle pending / pre-litigative disputes pertaining to theft of electricity has witnessed an overwhelming response from consumers. Under the Lok Adalat, 1,041 cases of electricity theft have been settled and Rs 3.19 crore dues were recovered through court settlements.
Earlier, Tata Power-DDL oined hands with the MLAs of the respective areas for information dissemination and encouraged consumers to participate in the Lok Adalat for settlement of their theft dues. The judges of Lok Adalat offered rebates on settlement with special rebates for those consumers who paid the amount upfront. The scheme was offered to all categories of consumers having theft dues. Tata Power-DDL were able to settle more than 350 pending matters listed in various courts/forums in the Lok Adalat.