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Electricity rates increased by Rs1.37 per unit

The new tariff of electricity would not hit the agriculture sector and K-Electric consumers

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Electricity rates increased by Rs1.37 per unit!

The federal government raised the electricity rate by Rs1.37 per unit in the context of the monthly fuel adjustment for the last month of July 2021.

The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) had issued a notification to increase the price of electricity.

 the power consumers would face more burden of Rs21 billion after the increase in the electricity prices.

The new tariff of electricity would not hit the agriculture sector and K-Electric consumers while the consumers using less than 300 units per month would also remain exempted from it, as per the notification from NEPRA.

 

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Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.