Maharashtra MSEDCL Bill Payment Online

Maharashtra MSEDCL Bill Payment Online

2.29 cr consumers made online payments of power bill in 2014

Nearly 2.29 crore consumers in the state of Maharashtra paid their power bills online and via Any Time Payment (ATP) machines last year. This is an increase of around 34 per cent of consumers since 2013 using these tech-savy ways to pay their electricity bills online.

Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited issued a statement in a release and said that a total of 1.26 crore consumers paid their bills through the online payment mode last year and the total collection was Rs 1,673.94 crore in the whole sate of Maharashtra. In the year 2013, 91.18 lakh consumers had paid their bills online which fetched a collection of Rs 1,222.08 crore, it said.
1.03 crore consumers paid their electricity bills through ATP machines last year leading to a collection of Rs 1,879.34 crore through it, whereas in 2013, the total payment made through ATP machines was Rs 1,558.90 crore and 79.87 lakhs consumers had availed the service, the release said.

Due to a heavy response from the consumers, MSEDCL installed 40 new ATP machines at various locations across Maharashtra. There were 128 ATP machines in January 2014 which were increased to 167 by December last year.

Paying their bills online as well as using the ATP machines is a great boon for all the consumers and this is really a benefit for consumers as they can pay their bills at ease.