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    Seven more Dhaka areas set to get prepaid gas metres

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 10:53am on July 16, 2020

    Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution Company Ltd is going to install some 120,000 more prepaid gas metres in the city with the unspent fund of...

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    Demand for skilled electricians increasing: Nasrul

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:38am on July 06, 2020

    State minister for power, energy and mineral resources Nasrul Hamid on Sunday said demand for skilled electricians is increasing gradually both at home and abroad,...

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    6 suspended, 273 asked for explanation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:33am on July 05, 2020

    Three power distributor entities suspended six of their officials and asked 273 others to explain why they made excessive power bills for some of their...

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    A third to go for idle power plants

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:45am on June 12, 2020

    Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Thursday proposed Tk 26,758 crore for the Power Division and the Energy and Mineral Resources Division in the budget...

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    Tk 30,736cr allocation sought

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:53am on June 11, 2020

    State minister for power, energy and mineral resources Nasrul Hamid said on Wednesday that he would need a budget of Tk 30,736.38 crore in 2020-21...

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    Over five lakh households still without power

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:33am on May 23, 2020

    More than half a million people were still without power in the cyclone affected districts in Khulna, Barishal and Rangpur divisions until Friday, over 24...

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    1cr in darkness as Amphan damages power supply, telecom network

    Emran Hossain and HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:06am on May 22, 2020

    Over a third of power consumers in Bangladesh were still without power until Thursday evening as the country struggled to put together its extensively damaged...

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    Govt must not worry people with estimated, inflated electric bills

    | Updated at 12:00am on May 18, 2020

    THE government, which in March, when COVID-19 broke out, said that delay in the payment of electric bills for four consecutive months until June would...

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    Consumers complain of excessive power bills

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:24am on May 17, 2020

    Many power consumers complained of receiving excessive bills for March and April after the government decided to issue estimated bills to all the power consumers...

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    Failure to pay rent leads to power, water supply cut

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:50pm on May 02, 2020

    A house owner cut off power and water supplies to a women mess in the Capital’s Shankar area as its boarders allegedly could not pay...