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Doc gets `94,230 Adani power bill, 78 times over his average

DNMUM441197 | 8/14/2019 | Author : Shirish Vaktania | WC :667

Day after DNA’s exposé, more users complain of inflated bills
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A day after this paper reported how Adani Electricity consumers in some western suburbs have been issued inordinately high bills, an outlandish case came forth with another spate of complaints on Tuesday.
Rahul Girishchandra, a doctor in Kandivali who operates a single-room clinic, got a bill of Rs 94,230 in July. His average bill, as per Adani Electricity’s own records, is around Rs 1,200.
Aghast, he complained to the company’s Dindoshi office but said he did not receive any response.
After reading DNA’s front-page story on Tuesday (‘Adani overcharges 10 times for power’), Girishchandra, who runs his clinic at PTC building off MG Road in Kandivli East, reached out to local corporator Pratibha Girkar. The representative ha
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