Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Faisalabad Electric Supply Company
(FESCO) has said that special campaign against power theft
in FESCO is in full swing and during this campaign, special
task forces caught 9 thousand power pilferers while registered
FIRs against 1900 and recovered 176 million, he was addressing
FESCO officers and officials of the Industry Power Looms
Association. He further said that special campaign against
power theft would be continued in FESCO region without any
discrimination with the support of district administration
as well police. He also appreciated the role and cooperation
of general public and business community in this campaign.
Vice Chairman Industry Power Looms Association Khadim Hussain
Maan congratulated the CEO FESCO Mujahid Islam Billah and his
team on strict action against power theft and said that action
against electricity theft is providing relief to them.
He also assured their full support for the success of this
campaign. Later, Officials of Industry Power Looms Association
presented shields and bouquet to CEO FESCO Mujahid Islam Billah,
SE Second Circle Khadim Hussain Lara, DCM Iqbal Khan Niazi,
XEN Nazimabad Division Nadim Akbar Kahloon, XEN Abdullahpur
Division Rana Afzal, XEN Peoples Colony Faheem Shah, SDO
Jaranwala road Sub Division Ammar Chattha, SDO Allama Iqbal
Colony Sub Division Muneebul Haq on fabulous campaign against power theft.
FESCO PRESS RELEASE:-10-04-2019
General Manager (GM) Technical Faisalabad Electric Supply
Company (FESCO) Muhammad Ali Dogar has retired after completion
of his service. FESCO arranged a fabulous farewell in honor of
retired GM Technical here today in recognition of his remarkable
service in FESCO.
Chief Executive Officer (CEO) FESCO Mujahid Islam Billah was the
chief guest of function while provincial Minister for Population
Welfare Sardar Muhammad Hashim Dogar specially attended the
farewell and appreciated his services for the power sector.
Hashim Dogar further said that Muhammad Ali Dogar always
achieved the set targets by utilizing his excellent skills. He
also congratulated GM Technical on completion service period.
At this occasion CEO Mujahid Islam Billah said that there is no
doubt that manpower performs a key role in the development &
stability of institutions while good team & workforce is the
precious asset of any department. He said that retirement
through a respectable way is a great gift of God. He underlined
the importance of Technical department in FESCO and retired GM
Technical performed his services excellently in this department.
He further said that GM Technical remarkably served in FESCO and
dealt with his subordinate staff with affection and love while
his behavior was exemplary.
Other FESCO officers also highlighted the services of retired GM
Technical and said that he never misbehave with any officer or
official during his whole service and always adopted the
extremely soft attitude and performed duty in expert manner.
Retired GM Technical Muhammad Ali Dogar thanked his colleagues,
officers and officials for their full cooperation during his
service and declared his success a result of their teamwork. He
said that he tried his best to complete all his official
responsibilities. At the conclusion, CEO FESCO Mujahid Islam
Billah presented a FESCO souvenir to GM Tech Muhammad Ali Dogar.
The function was attended by large number of FESCO officers.
FESCO PRESS RELEASE:-04-04-2019
Special Task Force of FESCO People Colony Division has caught
electricity theft through remote control device in furnace
oil factory at Samundari road while electricity meter
and 200KVA transformer has removed and application has
sent to concern police station for the registration of FIR.
According to details, on special directives of Ministry
of Energy (Power Division) & CEO FESCO Mujahid Islam Billah
severe crackdown against power theft in FESCO is at full swing.
In this connection, on direction of SE second circle Khadim Hussain Lara,
XEN people colony Fahim Shah started the monitoring of steel
furnace mill and found decline in the electricity units.
After continuous monitoring, special task force of people
colony division along with M&T team under the supervision of XEN
PC Syed Fahim Shah raided the mill and found a remote control
device being used to stop the electricity meter. The owner
of mill has deputed his staff on top of roof that immediately
start the meter on arrival of any vehicle or person at spot
and thus mill was involved in electricity theft. FESCO team
has disconnected the electricity connection of mill and removed
the 200KVA transformer and heavy fine would be imposed
in shape of detection bill. The owner of mill has run away.
CEO FESCO Mujahid Islam Billah has made an appeal to the public
as well as consumers that they should immediately inform the FESCO
about any kindly of electricity theft around their surroundings so
that immediate action should be initiated. He further said that special
campaign would be continued till the elimination of power pilferage from FESCO.
FESCO PRESS RELEASE:-20-03-2019
Special task force of FESCO Jaranwala road sub
division raided a power looms factory and caught power theft by
installing a bogus electricity meter in factory, factory owner
ran away while application has submitted to Saddar police
station for the registration of FIR. According to details, On
special directives of Ministry of Energy (Power Division) and
CEO FESCO, SE first circle Ch Ilyas Ghuman and XEN Abdullahpur
Division are taking strict action against the power pilferers.
In this connection SDO Jaranwala road sub division got
information that a power loom factory situated in chak No.209 is
involved in power theft. On this information SDO has started the
monitoring of factory. Last night, when factory owner Shahid
Mehmood S/o Sardar Ali replaced the original meter with bogus
then at same time task force raided and caught the power theft.
About 24 power looms were running in the factory. Raided team
has removed the meter while factory owner ran away from the
spot.Culprit imposed the one
million fine in shape of detection bill of 70 thousand units and
application has sent to Saddar police station for registration
of FIR under Section 462-J electricity act. CEO FESCO has
appreciated the XEN Abdullahpur and SDO Jaranwala road sub
division and directed to more pace the action against
FESCO PRESS RELEASE:-13-03-2019
Faisalabad Electric Supply Company (FESCO) under the WAPDA Endowment Fund for Sports has started to disclose the hidden talent in young players. In this connection trials of players’ age between 12 to 16 years would be held at FESCO ground Abdullahpur on 18 March (Monday) 9am. According to details, male players who are interested in athletics, football, hockey, karate, squash, tennis, weightlifting, wrestling and female interested in athletics, hockey, karate and squash should participate in these trials to prove their abilities. The participants should bring their form B along with school identity card. During the initial trials male participants have to complete the 800 meter race in 3 minutes or less time period while female have to complete 400 meter race in 2 minute or less. In addition, at least 20 pushup, 6 feet standing jump, 6 chin-up and completion of 44 meter gone drill in 10 seconds or less time. In second phase, successful candidates of initial stage have to take Sports Specific Test according to their choice and after this candidates who would fulfill the require criteria would be formally enrolled. Finally selected candidates would be awarded 7 thousand honoraria per month for their education and sports activity. For more information contact to the FESCO sports officer Muhammad Arshad on his cell No.03006639607. In this connection, General Secretary FESCO Sports Association Athar Ayub Ch requested the parents, teachers and sports organizers to encourage the young players to participate in these trials because successful candidate would be able to illuminate the Pakistan name at world level in future.
FESCO PRESS RELEASE:-10-03-2019
Faisalabad Electric Supply Company (FESCO) arranged open courts
in FESCO region for early redress of consumers’ complaints at
their door step. During the open courts at all four operation
circle of FESCO totally 108 consumers submitted their
In this connection, Chief Executive Officer Mujahid Islam Billah
also visited the open court at FESCO Hajiabad Sub Division and
heard the consumers’ complaints at spot. During his address he
said that under the government vision FESCO is striving hard to
provide the maximum facilities to its consumers and due to open
courts clear decline could be seen in consumers’ complaints
while consumers also declared this step appreciable. He further
said that vigorous and indiscriminate campaign against power
pilferage had been underway and FESCO has adopted zero tolerance
policy against power theft. He said that during the last four
months 8000 power pilferers were arrested while FESCO registered
FIRs against 1839 consumers and imposed them 220 million fine in
shape of detection bills while recovered 160 million. He said
that FESCO spent 600 million for replacement & enhancement the
capacity of distribution transformers.
At this occasion 28 consumes submitted their complaints
regarding replacement of electricity meters & transformer,
correction of bills, erection of poles etc. On this CEO issued
orders for immediate solution of consumers’ complaints.
SE first circle Ilyas Ghuman, DCM Sajid Khelji, Add Director
(PR) Tahir Sheikh, XEN Civil Line Rana Afzal, Staff Officer Abid
Rashid, Executive Engineers of first circle, SDO of Civil Line
Division and huge number of people were also present during the
open court. Meanwhile, SE Second Circle Khadim Hussain Lara, SE
Jhang circle and SE Sargodha circle also held open courts at
their circle and issued orders for redress the consumers’
FESCO PRESS RELEASE:-06-03-2019
Faisalabad Electric Supply Company (FESCO) is striving hard for Provision of best facilities to its consumers and FESCO is utilizing all its resources for uninterrupted power supply to consumers. In this connection FESCO has started holding of open courts at circles level for early redress of consumers’ complaints under the vision of present government while people belonging to different walk of life appreciated this step. In this context Chief Executive Officer (CEO) FESCO Mujahid Islam Billah said that holding of open court is not only providing early solution of consumers complaints but also helpful to identify the lethargic staff which is improving the relation between consumers and company. During the open court higher officers of FESCO Operation Management issued orders immediately for solution of the consumers’ complaints. On the special directives of Power Division and CEO FESCO Mujahid Islam Billah holding of open courts would be continued in future so that consumers’ complaints would be solved without any discrimination.
FESCO PRESS RELEASE:-28-02-2019
Faisalabad Electric Supply Company (FESCO) has issued
performance report for the month of February regarding campaign
against power theft. According to details, on special directives
of Ministry of Energy (Power Division) and CEO FESCO Mujahid
Islam Billah special surveillance teams and task forces are
taking indiscriminate action against the power theft in eight
districts of FESCO region including Faisalabad, Toba Tek Singh,
Jhang, Mianwali, Khushab, Sargodha, Chiniot and Bhakkar while
FESCO registered cases against 168 culprits in respective police
stations of its region during month of February.
In first circle 785 power pilferers caught red handed and
imposed penalty of Rs 8.7 million while case registered against
the 11 consumers. Similarly, special teams of second circle
caught 398 consumers stealing electricity and registered FIRs
against 24 power thieves. These pilferers were imposed penalty
of 3.1 million in shape of detection bills. In Jhang circle 933
power pilferers were caught by special teams and FIRs were
registered against 87 consumers while fined them 7.6 million in
shape of detection bills. In Sargodha circle special team caught
500 electricity thieves and register FIRs against the 46
consumers while imposed fine 4.6 million in shape of detection
The said power pilferers were involved in stealing electricity
through illegal connections by Kunda (hook) system, direct from
PVC line, meter body tempering and other hacking techniques
CEO FESCO Mujahid Islamb Billah has directed the FESCO Officers
to pursue the cases of electricity theft in the courts and so
that accused could be put behind the bar. He said that drive
against power theft was not only reducing the level of
electricity theft but visible improvement had also been
witnessed in recovery and revenue collection.
FESCO PRESS RELEASE:-06-02-2019
198 power pilferers caught red handed in FESCO region during the
first four days of February and imposed them 1.9 million in
shape of detection bills while FIR register against the 15
consumers involved in the power theft under the new amended
electricity act and electricity connections of all power
pilferers have been disconnected.
According to details, on special directives of the Ministry of
Energy (Power Division) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Faisalabad Electric Supply Company (FESCO) special task forces
are initiating strict action against the power theft in all over
the FESCO region and grand combing operation is continued in all
eight district of FESCO including Faisalabad, Chiniot, Toba Tek
Singh, Sargodha, Jhang, Khushab, Mianwali and Bhakkar.
During the action 198 power pilferers were apprehended while
stealing electricity direct from PVC cable, slowness of
electricity meter and meter body tempering. These consumers were
imposed penalty worth 1.9 million in shape of detection bills
while FIR registered against the 14 power thieves. The special
campaign would continue till the complete elimination of power
theft in FESCO region.
FESCO PRESS RELEASE:-04-02-2019
Totally 927 power pilferers caught red handed in FESCO region
during the month of January and imposed fine 25.2 million in
shape of detection bill consisting upon 1.7 million units and
recovered 14.6 million while register FIR against 250 power
thieves under the new electricity act while electricity
connections of power pilferers have also been disconnected.
According to details, on the special directives of the Ministry
of Energy (Power Division) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Faisalabad Electric Supply Company (FESCO) Mujahid Islam Billah
special teams are taking strict action against the power theft
in FESCO region on daily basis and has started grand combing
operation against the power pilferers.
Special teams of FESCO first circle caught603 power pilferers
and imposed fine of Rs.13.2 and recovered 6.9 million and
register FIRs against the 45 consumers. Similarly, special teams
of second circle caught 59 consumers red handed while stealing
electricity and register FIRs against 22 power thieves. These
pilferers was imposed 2.2 million in shape of detection and
recovered 0.6 million.
In Jhang circle 140 power pilferers were caught by special teams
and FIRs were register against 94 consumers while fine was
imposed worth 6.2 million in shape of detection bills was
imposed and recovered 4.3 million. In Sargodha circle special
teams caught 125 electricity thieves and register FIRs against
the 89 consumers while imposed fine 3.5 million in shape of
detection bills and recovered 2.6 million.
These power pilferers were involved in electricity theft through
direct from PVC cable, slowness of meter and meter body