Pricey Pups: Maha Man Keeps Foreign-bred Dogs Comfy in Round-the-clock AC, Pays Rs 7 Lakh for Power Theft

The police mentioned that following a tip-off about energy robbery, they zeroed in at the guy, a resident of Navi Mumbai, who advert stolen 34,465 devices of electrical energy.

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Updated:March 7, 2020, 7:56 PM IST

Pricey Pups: Maha Man Keeps Foreign-bred Dogs Comfy in Round-the-clock AC, Pays Rs 7 Lakh for Power Theft
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Thane: A Navi Mumbai resident paid Rs 7 lakh as cost and penalty for stealing 34,465 devices of electrical energy to stay his house air-conditioners operating 24/7 for the relaxation of his pedigreed canines, officers mentioned on Saturday.

The guy, whose title used to be no longer printed via state-run Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL), has saved a number of overseas breed canines as pets, they mentioned.

“In order to stay those canines in absolute convenience, he saved ACs at his house operating all the way through the day at a specific temperature. We zeroed in on him after receiving a tip-off about energy robbery,” mentioned an legit.

“We took motion beneath phase 135 (electrical energy robbery) of the Electricity Act, 2003. He paid Rs 7 lakh as cost and penalty for stealing 34,465 devices of energy,” the legit mentioned.

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