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Electricity bills to be regulated in Indore with accurate metre readings via QR codes!

As per reports, metre readings will have to be uploaded on the users' app of the electricity company via the QR code.

Residents across Indore have been troubled by elevated electricity bills, in absence of the correct metre readings. After multiple complaints were raised in this regard, the district's electricity company has decided to take stringent steps for solving this problem. Thereby, it has been stated that the readings will be considered valid only when there is a proper photograph attesting to its accuracy. As per reports, metre readings will have to be uploaded on the users' app of the electricity company via the QR code.

QR code technique functional across 10 lakh homes and other spaces

Reportedly, the Managing Director of the electricity company has issued directives to the local authorities of all 15 districts along the Indore-Ujjain stretch. In order to facilitate proper implementation of the new orders, the IT department of the company has strengthened the QR code system.

Reports state the technique is functional across 10 lakh homes and other establishments and it will now be expanded across to cover leftover spaces. It is expected that the current problems will be resolved once the scheme is executed over a wide region.

The MD instructed the officials to make sure that the project is implemented using the best practices. It has been reported that the junior engineers will ensure that the meter readings are correctly noted. If the photographs show any discrepancies, the readings will be adjusted accordingly. Further, if any reader works inefficiently, strict action will be taken against him. With correct readings and accurate bills, citizens will be encouraged to pay their bills on time.

Engineers to assure regular electricity supply to domestic circuits

As per reports, the MD has ordered the officials to undertake measures for increasing the revenue of the organisation. During the past two months of the pandemic, a lot of citizens deferred their bill payments and the department incurred losses. Now, the authorities will try to get these amounts from them. Additionally, reports state that the engineers have been asked to assure uninterrupted supply to the domestic circles.

Sea Tourism is all set to sail in Mumbai with a host of new projects in the pipeline

Mumbai to get the world's longest sea ropeway & an int'l cruise terminal, among other amenities soon!

In a bid to foster multimodal connectivity across the city, the Mumbai Port Trust has tabled a bunch of projects to ensure bolstered infrastructure growth here. Proposed under the banner of the Gati Shakti Scheme, these plans aim to link two key features of the agenda, i.e cargo and sea tourism and build new amenities for the same. Reportedly, the installation of an Internation Cruise Terminal, a waterfront, a ro-pax terminal and the world's longest sea ropeway, among other provisions, are included within its scope.
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Mumbai's iconic Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus gets an all-new  'Restaurant on Wheels'

The fine-diner has been set up using a discarded rail coach.

Mounted on the rails leading to the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) in Mumbai, an all-new 'Restaurant on Wheels' is here to win hearts and bellies of passengers and locals alike. Launched by the Central Railway, the exquisite fine-diner is a revamped discarded rail coach that promises to offer a unique experience to its patrons. As per railway officials, the Restaurant on Wheels aims to become a popular landmark eatery in South Mumbai, with its one-of-a-kind 'rail themed' setting and ambiance.

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Vintage Machine's 'Inferno Episode 1' is going live in Lucknow this Friday!

Backed by the Rude Box Entertainment, this lit event is bringing you the coolest DJ line up

A buzzing Friday night is on the cards for you all partyholics in town as Inferno Episode 1 is going live at the Vintage Machine in Lucknow on October 22. Backed by the Rude Box Entertainment, this lit event is bringing you the coolest DJ line up and trust us, it's all you need to let down your hair and welcome the weekend! Get ready to groove and have fun, for a chance like this might not knock on your door any time soon again!

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Mumbai's Sion Flyover to remain shut on weekends till January 9, 2022 due to repair work

Check out the alternate routes chalked out by the Mumbai Traffic Police here.

The Mumbai Traffic Police on Friday announced that the Sion flyover will remain closed every weekend, for the next three months, due to the repair work undertaken by the Maharashtra State Roads Development Corporation (MSRDC). The vehicle shutdown here will be clocked from 10 PM on Saturday to 6 AM on Monday, till January 9, 2022. Several route diversions have been put in place by the city traffic police department to allow an unhindered automobile movement during the closure, added reports. Check all alternate track here:

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Amusement parks in Maharashtra to open for visitors from Oct 22nd

Here's a detailed report of all services that have been unlocked in the state so far

After allowing cinema halls and theatres to restart services, the govt has now permitted dry amusement parks in Maharashtra to reopen, Friday onwards. The administration on Monday decided to reopen all dry amusement parks in the state from October 22 after a detailed discussion with the state COVID Task Force and Children's Task Force. Additionally, shops and restaurants have also been granted longer working hours now. Read on to know more about the orders.

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As per new orders by Kanpur Municipal Corporation, citizens will now have to inform the authorities before bringing home a pet. Those failing to do so will have to pay a hefty fine of ₹1200, irrespective of breed and size. The Municipal Corporation is also planning to bring pet clinics under the purview of the license.

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Newly launched e-buses to connect Lucknow to nearby rural areas from October 25

The fares for the e-buses will range from ₹5 for 3 km to ₹37 for more than 25 km

The newly launched electric buses in the city will ply on a new route, connecting Lucknow to the rural areas around, starting October 25. This will be the first time that such a service will be deployed in these areas, wherein commuters will be able to travel to and from the city, in the comfort of new state-of-the-art e-buses. The trials for the same are currently underway.

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