Staff Reporter

CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu Electricity Board has announced a change in the assessment procedure and collection of power consumption charges in its Avadi division.

Assessment and collection of consumption charges will be made throughout the month with effect from June 1.

The amount can be remitted from the second day of the assessment and the due date for payment will be within 20 days of the assessment, a press release said. However, there is no change in the bi-monthly assessment schedule.

The modified assessment and collection procedure will be applicable for following areas: Avadi-South, Avadi-North, Pondeswaram, Kamarajnagar, Pattabiram, Puzhal, Redhills-I, Redhills-II, Alamathy, Thirumullaivoyal, Sholavaram, Sothuperumbedu, Sekkadu, TNHB/ Avadi, Sidco Thirumullaivoyal, Grandline, Padianallur and Arumanthai, a press release said.