In big relief for UP consumers, ₹7 power tariff slab gone. Check new rates

Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Swati BhasinNew Delhi

The government of Uttar Pradesh on Saturday gave great relief to the state’s power consumers by releasing the new tariffs for the current fiscal year 2022-23. The Yogi Adityanath-led BJP government has the 7 per unit maximum plate for urban consumers, and capped for 6.50 each.

Furthermore, a 10 percent reduction in electricity tariffs for consumers has been announced – under the responsibility of Noida Power Company -.

In a new notification, the UP Electricity Regulatory Commission (UPERC) stated that domestic BPL consumers in urban regions of the northern state will now pay 3 per unit for spending up to 100 units of electricity. A discount of 50 paise has been given, with the rate previously set at 3.50 each up to 100 pieces.

In rural areas, however, the rate remains the same up to 100 units.

For the spending of electricity above 300 units, consumers in both rural and urban regions have been given an easing of 50 paise each.

Here is a detailed guide to the new electricity tariffs in both urban and rural areas of Uttar Pradesh:

Unit Urban rural
0-100 3 each 3.35
101-150 5.50 each 3.85 each
151-300 6 each 5 each
Above 300 6.50 each 5.50 each

(With input from HT UP agency)

Close story

Less time to read?

Try Quickreads


  • File photo.

    ‘World wants to invest in Karnataka’: BJP’s swipe on KTR

    The Karnataka BJP has taken a hostage situation against Telangana IT Minister Kalvakuntla Tarakarama Rao (KTR) after Karnataka topped the NITI Aayog India Innovative Index for the third time in a row. The world wants to invest in Karnataka, KTR was told. In the latest edition of NITI Aayog India Innovative Index, Telangana, Haryana and Maharashtra were ranked second, third and fourth in the top states after Karnataka.

  • Congress State President DK Shivakumar claimed that former CM and party veteran Yediyurappa is

    Congress DK Shivakumar Says BJP ‘Uses’, ‘Suppresses’ Ex CM Yediyurappa

    Karnataka congress head DK Shivakumar, who is often seen as a candidate for the top ministerial post, has joined talks with former prime minister and BJP leader, BS Yediyurappa, to free his Shikaripura seat for his son and said the BJP could win more seats under his son. leadership than anyone else. Yediyurappa’s release from the seat for son in the 2023 Karnataka polls has also sparked retirement rumours.

  • Image for representation.

    How three Bengal officers rescue a person amid a gas leak at home

    Namma 112 police recently assisted a person during a gas leak in the Mahadevapura area of ​​Bengaluru. The person sent his accolades to the police and explained how the rescue operation was carried out. The person whose identity was not revealed wrote a letter of thanks, which was shared on Twitter. De Namma 112 shared the warm letter on social media, writing: “These words of encouragement and kindness made our day.

  • Holkar's royal family was relieved by the Supreme Court on Thursday after a 10-year legal battle.  (File photo)

    After the SC order, the MP government will start the process to return the properties of Khasgi Trust

    The government of Madhya Pradesh has begun to return 110 properties belonging to the Khasgi Trust, also known as the Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Charities, after the Holkar royal family who own the trust received relief from the Supreme Court after a decade-long legal battle. Although the EOW investigation is now withdrawn, the Registrar of Public Trusts will investigate the matter, the court said.

  • Syngenta India has announced a unique biodiversity sensor project with a centralized repository of biodiversity data that can be shared and tracked, to accelerate the accuracy of biodiversity measurements across the planet.  (REPRESENTATIVE IMAGE)

    Bits’n’bytes: Know About Startup, Business News in Pune

    Syngenta India launches 10,000 km drone yatra Pune: Syngenta India has announced a unique biodiversity sensor project with a centralized repository of biodiversity data that can be shared and tracked, to accelerate the accuracy of biodiversity measurements across the planet. LoanTap Announces Business Partnership with Muthoot Finance Pune: Digital Loan Fintech Platform LoanTap has announced a business partnership with Muthoot Finance.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.