The state government has reallocated the supply of power to GESCOM and HESCOM as per the instructions of the Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission for 2013-14.
The order in this connection was issued recently, Managing Director of GESCOM Pallavi Akurati said here on Wednesday.
She told reporters that GESCOM will get 23.17 per cent of power instead of 26.51 per cent from Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Limited (KPTCL). GESCOM has been empowered to purchase 25.46 per cent power on part time basis, she added. HESCOM has been reallocated 20.94 per cent of power against the present allocation of 17.60 per cent from KPTCL and it has been approved to purchase 29.36 per cent power on part time basis.