Over 28 lakh consumers to be brought under prepaid meters system

5 July, 2020 12:00 AM printer

In an intensified move to ensure rational use of natural gas, the state-owned Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution Company Limited (TGTDCL) to bring over 28 lakh consumers under prepaid metering system in phases to reduce wastages of this natural resource, reports BSS.

“We have a plan to install over 28 lakh prepaid meters under Titas’s jurisdiction in phases, as the state-owned company has already installed 2 lakh meters and proposed for another 1,20,000,” Managing Director of TGTDCL Ali Mohd. Al Mamun told on Saturday.

He said the Titas has already installed 2 lakh prepaid meters in the city financed by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and a Revised Development Project Profile (RDPP) will be sent to the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) for approval.