Officials of the enforcement wing of the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation conducted checks at Bhavanisagar and Tirupur recently and detected cases of theft of energy through direct tapping and seal tampering.
According to a press release, at Tirupur the theft was from an industrial service connection and the provisional assessment was loss of Rs. 36.94 lakh.
The consumer came forward to pay Rs. 5.05 lakh.
At Bhavanisagar, the theft was from an agricultural connection and the provisional loss was estimated to be Rs. 4.91 lakh.
The consumer remitted