K Electric has given good news to the consumers, those consumers who submitted high electricity bills in July 2022 will be refunded Rs 4.117 per unit in their September bills, this decision was taken by the power regulator.
According to the details, the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) issued its decision and directed K Electric to refund the overcharged amount in the electricity bills of September 2022 to the electricity consumers, as they were charged higher prices in July 2022. was received. Under Nepra’s monthly fuel charges adjustment formula, the company will refund Rs 7.4 billion to its customers.
The ruling said that the negative adjustment due to fuel adjustment charges is also applicable to domestic consumers who have Time of Use (ToU) meters. A reduction of 3 rupees 476 paise per unit was requested. The power regulator had held a public hearing on August 31. The regulator has provided additional release to consumers by Rs 0.641 per unit and reduced tariff by Rs 4.117 per unit.
It may be noted that on August 12, Nepra had allowed K Electric to collect an additional Rs 11.1023 per unit as monthly fuel adjustment charges for June 2022 from consumers in electricity bills for August and September 2022, resulting in a total charge of Rs. 25 billion rupees was burdened