FESCO PRESS RELEASE:-18-06-2019
Campaign against power pilferage in FESCO jurisdiction is at full swing. In this connection, a special team headed by Superintending Engineer First Circle Ch Ilyas Ghuman caught electricity theft through direct supply through four core cable. The owner of factory was imposed penalty worth 0.5 million. FESCO staff has removed the meter and FIR has registered by Sargodha road police station. According to the details, on the special directives of the Ministry of Energy (Power Division) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) FESCO Mujahid Islam Billah special teams and task forces are taking round the clock action against the power theft in FESCO region. On a tip, SE FESCO First Circle Ch Ilyas Ghuman along with SDO Muslim Town Sub Division Rana Rashid Mehmood started crackdown in the area of Noorpur and caught a plastic factory stealing electricity direct from FESCO cable. The owner of factory Ali Hussain was involved in power theft by drilling hole in roof of factory and using four core cable for direct supply from FESCO cable passing through the roof. FESCO special task force consisting upon Malik Zaheer Ahmed Meter Inspector, Muhammad Rashid and Muhammad Abbas unearthed the power theft and caught Ali Hussain red handed. SDO Rashid Mehmood registered FIR against factor owner under section 462-J and imposed 0.5 million penalty in shape of detection bill. Earlier, SE First Circle lauded the efforts of the surveillance team on performing duty efficiently.
FESCO PRESS RELEASE:-12-06-2019
FESCO has tightened grip against the power pilferers. In this connection, a special team headed by Superintending Engineer Second Circle Khadam Hussain Lara caught an electricity network, involved in providing electricity to 15 houses direct from FESCO PVC cable. FESCO staff has removed the relevant material and sent application to Jhang bazaar police station for the registration of FIR. According to the details, on the special directives of the Ministry of Energy (Power Division) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) FESCO Mujahid Islam Billah special teams and task forces are taking round the clock action against the power theft in FESCO region. Last night, on receiving information, SE Second circle along with XEN GM Abad division initiated crackdown in the area of Zafarabad Jhang road and found that a property dealer named Irshad has established electricity network and providing electricity to 15 more houses illegally by stealing electricity direct from FESCO cable. The culprit has established this network on his roof and was receiving 4 thousand from every house per month. FESCO team has seized the mini grid station and other instruments. Police is raiding to arrest the Irshad while penalty of Rs.6 lac was imposed to Irshad.
FESCO PRESS RELEASE:-06-04-2019
There would be no load shedding during the Sehar,
Iftar and Traveeh because all 1037 FESCO feeders
have included in category-I, thus FESCO has become
a load shedding free zone said Chief Executive
Officer (CEO) Faisalabad Electric Supply Company
(FESCO) Mujahid Islam Billah, he was addressing
to the FESCO officers here today. He informed that on
special directives of Secretary Energy Irfan Ali
and MD PEPCO special monitoring cells have been
constituted at FESCO headquarters and circle levels
to ensure the uninterrupted power supply to consumers
under his supervision. He said that special teams have
also been constituted at Sub Divisional, Divisional and
Circle levels for early redress of the consumers’
complaint and trolley transformers have provided in
Sub Divisional Offices to cope with any emergency
situation. CEO directed the FESCO officers and
officials to take every possible measure for provision
of uninterrupted power supply to consumers during holy
month of Ramzan. He also directed the FESCO staff to
deal consumers with patience and attend their
complaints immediately. He also praised the media
role to highlight the public issues and said that
with the help of media consumers problem would be
solved immediately. Chairman FESCO Board of Directors
(BOD) Khurram Mukhtar showed satisfaction over the FESCO
arrangements for the month of Ramzan and said that FESCO
is utilizing all its resources to ensure uninterrupted
power supply to its consumers. He further said that
FESCO BOD is striving hard for the provision of maximum
to consumers and welfare of staff President Faisalabad
Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FCCI) Syed Zia Alam
Dar congratulated the CEO FESCO Mujahid Islam Billah on
excellent performance of FESCO and said that FESCO is only
distribution of PEPCO who has lowest line loses and maximum
recovery. He also appreciated the services of CEO FESCO for
up-gradation of transmission and distribution system and
told that FESCO system can transmit 1.35 billion units. In
addition, FESCO has also announced the contact numbers of
higher officers for early redress of consumers’ complaints.
Consumers can contact on these numbers in case of emergency
and no response from the concern office. These numbers are
included Chief Commercial Officer 041-9220576 mobile:
0345-1500311, Customer Services Director 041-9220176
mobile: 0345-1500223, Operations Director 041-9220052
mobile:0345-1502500, SE First Circle 041-9200641 mobile:
0345-1500208, SE Second Circle 041-9200480 mobile 0345-1501510,
SE Sargodha Circle 048-9230393 mobile: 0345-1500352 and SE Jhang
Circle 047-9200220 mobile: 0345-1502001. If consumer does not
receive any positive response for redress of complaint then consumer
may be contacted to CEO on 041-9220184.
FESCO PRESS RELEASE:-23-04-2019
Chief Executive Officer (CEO) FESCO Mujahid Islam Billah has
said that Faisalabad Electric Supply Company (FESCO) has
achieved the line loses target set by NEPRA, by overcoming the
power theft in FESCO region. Historically low line loses has put
over one thousand feeders of FESCO region in category-I while
all feeders of category-I would be exempted from the load
In a statement, CEO FESCO said that FESCO is the only
distribution company whose all feeders stand in category-I due
to low loses. He further said that grand operation against power
theft in FESCO region is in full swing and during this campaign
over 9 thousand power pilferers were held and FESCO registered
FIRs against 22 hundred power thieves while FESCO recovered 180
million from power pilferers. It is worth mentioning that FESCO
recovery rate is at top among all distribution companies during
this special campaign. He appreciated the support of district
administration as well as police during the operation against
power theft. He said that FESCO Board of Directors, all official
and officers also played pivotal role to put the line loses
beyond the NEPRA target. He made it clear that this special
campaign against power theft would continue till the elimination
of last power pilferer and defaulter.
FESCO PRESS RELEASE:-11-04-2019
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.