New Delhi, April 21, 2017: A surprise inspection by Uttar Pradesh’s electricity department officials at former chief minister Mulayam Singh Yadav’s residence in Etawah revealed that Samajwadi Party leader has unpaid electricity bills worth Rs 4 lakh.
According to a report, the inspection also revealed that Mulayam is using more electricity than allowed at his bungalow in Etawah. The report says the permissible limit of 5 kW is being busted by at least eight times at his residence.
The SP leader has been given time till the end of the month to clear all dues.
Officials changed the configurations to allow him 40 kW in lieu of payment for the larger allotment. The inspection has come in a wake of eliminating VIP culture in the state as propagated by UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.