Rs 125,000 fine imposed on four power pilferers

MULTAN: The Multan Electric Power Company (Mepco) imposed a fine of Rs 125,000 on four power pilferers.

According to the Mepco sources, a team led by SDO Hassan Parwana sub-division Waqar Ali Shah raided and caught pilferers, including Mohammad Rafiq, Sheikh Rashid Ali, Maqbool and Mohammad Ramzan.

The team imposed a fine on them besides putting applications for cases to police ststions concerned.

Meanwhile, SDO Wapda Town sub-division Tahir Siddiq put an application for lodging a case against a consumer, Sher Zaman, for torturing Assistant Lineman Ghulam Abbas when he was disconnecting a metre over non-payment of dues.