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Govt waives surcharge electricity bills for residential clients

  • Published at 07:44 pm July 19th, 2020
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The remission has been extended to five months -- from February to June -- as consumers can pay bills for these months within July 31

The government on Sunday waived surcharge for late payment of electricity bills by residential consumers in order to mitigate sufferings of the clients amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

The remission has been extended to five months -- from February to June -- as consumers can pay bills for these months within July 31, said a statement issued by Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC).

The statement said respective distribution companies will adjust bills already paid by consumers for these months.