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October 24: Chandigarh, Oct. 24 - The Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam has taken major employee-friendly decisions to avoid hardship and the employees will be able to initiate their requests by sending email on requesthruhbvn@uhbvn.com. Now onwards the no demand certificates will be issued one month before the retirement of employees. Download
October 08: Release of Connections to Industrial Consumers. Download
October 07: Voluntary Disclosure of Load Scheme for Tubewell Connections. Download
October 07: A MOU signed between the UHBVNL and Bureau of Energy Efficiency (B.E.E) as a Net- Zero Energy Building pilot project in the presence of Joint Secretary, Ministry of Power, Mrs Jyoti Arora and Chairman and Managing Director, Haryana Power Distribution Corporations, Mr Devender Singh here today. The memorandum has been signed for the planned building of the Nigam to be constructed at Sector-14, Panchkula. Download
October 03: Inauguration of Three Model Cash Collection Centres at Sonepat. Download
September 03: The Haryana Discoms (Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitan Nigam) may take stern departmental action against those officials who are responsible for delay in releasing electricity connections. Download
August 30: The Members of the Consumer Grievances Redressal Forum (CGRF) of the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam will make extensive visit of the area for 12 days in the month of September for hearing grievances of the consumers Download
August 23: The Haryana Discoms (the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and the Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitan Nigam) have decided to launch an amnesty scheme for regularization of tube well connections released under their "Self Execution Scheme". Download
August 22: In view of the adequate power availability in the State, the Haryana Power Purchase Centre (HPPC) has offered to sale upto 500 MW power round the clock on short term basis. Download
August 16: The Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and the Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam have decided to introduce Voluntary Disclosure Scheme for tampered/ faulty meters for all category of consumer (except CT/PT meter consumers) Download
August 13: In order to avoid delay in submission of application forms for release of new electricity connections, the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and the Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam have decided to facilitate the applicants to lodge their complaints through Consumer Grievances Redressal System (CGRS). Download
August 11: In order to ensure prompt registration of daily diary reports/ first information reports, the Haryana Power Distribution Corporations (UHBVN and DHBVN) will provide 1000 lap tops and printers to power theft checking teams in the State shortly. Download
August 8: The Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam has decided to augment the capacity of twelve existing 33 kV sub stations with setting up of associated infrastructure keeping in view the load growth of the areas concerned. Download
August 7: Online registration of First Information Report (FIR) against the persons involved in theft of electricity is getting momentum in the State. As many as 4321 FIRs have been registered by the irrigation and power police stations since January, 2013. Download
July 22: In order to check theft of electricity and abnormal variation in power consumption, Haryana Power Distribution Corporations (Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam) will check more than 22,000 consumer premises in the State having load more than 10 KW during the next one month. Download
July 08: All employees of the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and the Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam will donate their one day salary towards Haryana Chief Minister Relief Fund for the assistance of flood victims in Uttrakhand. Download
July 01: The Members of the Consumer Grievances Redressal Forum (CGRF) of the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam will make extensive visit of the area for 10 days in the month of July for hearing grievances of the consumers Download
June 28: Registration of power complaints round the clock at toll free telephone number 18001801615 has evoked a good response from consumers during the last four days. As many as 350 consumers of the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam lodged their complaints from June 24 onwards in the call centre. Download
June 25: The Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam has constituted a special team at its Head Quarter Panchkula to critically analyze the feeder wise losses and for energy accounting. Download
June 23: The Haryana Power Distribution Corporations have decided to extend the facility of call centre to all over Haryana for getting registered all type of complaints relating to electricity round the clock, including relating to billing, metering, connections, expansion of system, etc, Download
June 18: Village Badsa is the first village of district Jhajjar and also of the jurisdiction of the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam to get round the clock power supply as creation of ‘Safe and Reliable Power Distribution System' in the village Download
June 16: The officials of the Haryana Power Distribution Corporations will go at the door steps of consumers to facilitate those consumers who intend to declare their unauthorized extension of load voluntarily without paying any penalty under the Voluntary Disclosure Scheme (VDS). Download
June 14: In order to bring down aggregated technical and commercial losses, the Haryana Power Distribution Corporations will fix feeder wise and sub division wise responsibility of the staff in the State Download
June 13: The Haryana Power Distribution Corporations will give special incentive to those retirees who will help in recovery of defaulting amount from permanently disconnected consumers Download
June 13: In order to check pilferage of power, the Haryana Power Distribution Corporations plan to start online registration of checking report and filing complaints / daily diary reports in the cases of theft of electricity in the State. Download
June 12: Over 20,000 electricity consumers in the State have taken benefit of regularization of unauthorized extension of load, without paying any penalty, under the "Voluntary Disclosure Scheme (VDS) launched by the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and the Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam. Download
June 11: The Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam has approved construction of six sub-stations of 33 KV level at Guniana, Sonkra, Gagsina, Mirjapur, Nandnaur and Sohti in district Karnal, Yamuna Nagar and Sonepat Download
June 05: The Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and the Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam will launch a massive campaign to detect unauthorized extension of load after expiry of the Voluntary Disclosure Scheme (VDS) for unauthorized extension of load on June 30, 2013 Download
June 03: The Members of the Consumer Grievances Redressal Forum (CGRF) of the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam will make extensive visit of the area for 10 days in the month of June for hearing grievances of the consumers Download
June 03: The Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and the Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam have decided to extend the last date of the amnesty scheme launched for employees to return meters to stores upto June 30, 2013. Download
June 01: Haryana will get 500 MW power today onwards from Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Chhatisgarh, Jharkhand and Delhi under the banking arrangements made by the State in order to supply adequate power to the consumers. Download
May 30: Chairman and Managing Director, UHBVN and DHBVN, Mr Devender Singh said here today that the discoms supplied about 30% extra electricity to the consumers in the State during the last fortnight as compared to the corresponding period of last year. Download
May 29: In order to ensure uninterrupted power supply to consumers during summer and paddy season during night period Download
May 23: In order to minimize the cases of theft of electricity, the Haryana Power Distribution Corporations have decided to strengthen the ‘Theft Informer Scheme'. Download
May 22: In view to avoid prolonged litigation and to settle long pending court cases, the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (UHBVN) and Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (DHBVN) have decided to offer an attractive 'Out of Court Settlement Scheme' to its consumers of all categories with immediate effect Download
May 21: Haryana Power Distribution Corporations have decided to initiate stringent action against the erring consumers involved in theft of power Download
May 20: The Chairman and Managing Director, Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam, Mr Devender Singh felicitated Mr Subhash Tyagi, junior engineer, Mr Ram Tej, lineman and Mr Kehar Chand, lineman who had been selected best employees of the month of the Operation Circle Karnal, Kaithal and Yamuna Nagar respectively Download
May 20: The Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam has decied to enforce new power supply schedule for rural agriculture, water supply and rural domestic consumers with immediate effect. Download
May 20: Mr. Devender Singh, Chairman and Managing Director, Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam has urged the consumers to get their unauthorized extension of load regularised under the Voluntary Disclosure Scheme without paying any penalty Download
May 17: In order to ensure uninterrupted power supply during the summer and paddy season, the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam has decided to setup distribution transformer banks at district headquarters with immediate effect. Download
May 14: In order to ensure reliable power supply to consumers, the Haryana Power Distribution Corporations have made an ambitious plan to minimize overloading on distribution transformers and bifurcate all the overloaded feeders in the State within one year. Download
May 08: The Haryana Power Distribution Corporations have made it easy for the consumers to lodge their power supply complaints through the BSNL landline number 155333 in the State Download
May 07: Under its ongoing distribution system improvement campaign, the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam has planned to arrange the works in 617 villages, 70 wards and 36 HUDA sectors during the month of May, 2013. Download
May 04: Chief Minister Haryana, Mr Bhupinder Singh Hooda today announced to increase power supply for domestic use in villages in the State for three hours with immediate effect. Download
May 02: Under its ongoing campaign to curb theft of power, the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam imposed highest ever penalty of Rs. 71.60 crore on the erring consumers in FY 2012-13 Download
May 02: To provide its consumers an easy and systematic method of registering complaints and tracking the redressal, the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (UHBVN) has introduced a new computer based Consumer Grievance Redressal System (CGRS) Download
May 01: The Members of the Consumer Grievances Redressal Forum (CGRF) of the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam will make extensive visit of the area for 13 days in the month of May for hearing grievances of the consumers Download
April 24: The Haryana Power Distribution Utilities (the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and the Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam) have decided to allow extension of load to flat rate tubewell consumers under the Voluntary Disclosure Scheme (VDS). Download
April 23: The Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam would streamline the complaints registration mechanism with a view to provide better service to electricity consumers. Download
April 18: The Chairman and Managing Director, Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam, Mr. Devender Singh felicitated three junior engineers of UHBVN, Mrs Josheela, Ashwani Kumar and Subhash Chander who have been selected employees of the month of the Operation Circle Rohtak , Ambala and Panipat Download
April 18: Haryana Power Distribution Corporations plan to launch a zero power cut scheme for the villages who come forward to get the meters shifted out the premises in pillar boxes Download
April 18: In order to expedite release of pending tubewell connections in the State, the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam will issue demand notices to those applicants on seniority Download
April 13: The Haryana Power Distribution Utilities (the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and the Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam) have launched a Voluntary Disclosure Scheme (VDS) for all domestic, non-domestic, agriculture and low tension (LT) industrial consumers in rural as well as urban areas to declare their un-authorized extension of load voluntarily without paying any penalty Download
April 09: For prompt registration of FIRs against cases of theft of electricity, the Vigilance Directorate of the Haryana Power Utilities has started an online system for submitting complaints under the Criminal Investigation Management System (CIMS) Download
April 05: The Members of the Consumer Grievances Redressal Forum (CGRF) of the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam will make extensive visit of the area for 12 days in the month of April for hearing grievances of the consumers and entertain new complaints Download
March 05: The Haryana Power Distribution Corporations (Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam) intend to give power supply to each village on urban mode for 20 hours a day Download
February 28: The district Hisar village Singhran is going to be the first village of Haryana to have the power distribution system of modern technology on the pattern of Patiala model Download
February 13: The Haryana Power Distribution Corporations would give 10 percent of the total recovered amount as an incentive to operation sub divisions on recovery of amount pending since last three years or more. This amount will be spent on strengthening infrastructure of the sub division concerned Download
February 12: Intensifying its campaign to curb theft of power, the operation, metering & protection and vigilance staff of the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam checked 147317 consumer premises and detected 25630 cases of pilferage of power upto January Download
February 6: The Chairman and Managing Director, Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam, Mr. Devender Singh has submitted to the Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission( Mr. R N Prasher Chairman, Mr Rohtash Dahiya and Mr. Ram Pal, members) at public hearing on its annual revenue requirement (ARR) Download
January 23: All the officers of operation wing of the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam including chief engineers, superintending engineers, executive engineers and sub divisional officers will hold open darbars in villages to ensure prompt redressal of consumer complaints. Download
January 15: In order to minimize kundi connections, the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam released 3920 domestic connections on the spot in 249 villages by holding Open Darbars during the month of December, 2012. Download
January 15: Haryana Power Distribution Corporations (Discoms) would adopt at least one 11 kV feeder in each operation circle for implementing Punjab Model of power supply as a pilot project in the State Download
January 08: In order to ensure quality of the maintenance works being carried out under the ongoing system improvement program, the field officers of the ranks of sub divisional officer and executive engineer of the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam would visit the urban and rural areas after lunch daily Download