Input- Ravi Sharma, Lucknow
There are 176 counters in 19 districts of Madhyanchal Discoms working on e-Suvidha (Online Billing Center) on which about 500 operators used to work, who were hired by Meghaz company.
Now the tender of this company is ending on 24 October 22 and till the latest information, the government has not allotted the tender to anyone nor extended it to the company, which has led to more than 500 operators, guards and staff working at 176 counters. Supervisors, guards, drivers related to cash collection are afraid of becoming unemployed. With the help of this job, he supports himself and his family, but now he is not going to get any facility from the government on Diwali.
Today, all the operators associated with the company met the State Energy Minister Arvind Sharma and submitted their memorandum to him and made him aware of their problems, but the Minister has given only assurance to them. These operators are going to get the gift of bankruptcy in Diwali from the company and the government.