Executive Director of MAHAVITARAN (MSEDCL), Mumbai has circulated order to all Superintending Engineers, O & M Circle. Copies also marked to The Director (Operations), Personal Secretary to Hon’ble Energy Minister, Maharashtra, all Chief Engineers & O & M Zones for removal of illegally fixed communication cables on MSEDCL structures vide circular dated 12th June, 2019, with reference MERC order dtd 29.06.2006 & Mahanet G.R. GAD / 082 / 3 / 2018 – DIR DIT (MH) dt 17.02.2018.
It has been reported that illegally fixing communication cables on MSEDCL structures / lines by Local Cable TV Operators. It is instructed that all the cables illegally fixed on any MSEDCL structures, DTC, HT, LT lines etc shall be removed immediately. However communication cables fixed by Mahanet, after taking due permission of nodal officer Ex Engineer (MSEDCL) as per government resolution dt 17.02.2018 shall be allowed.
SEs / CEs are requested to take review of removal of illegal cables on MSEDCL structures during their monthly review.