A message is becoming increasingly viral on social media, claiming that if you do not update your electricity bill, the connection will be disconnected.
Fact Check News: A notification regarding the electricity bill is going viral on social media, in which it has been claimed that if the electricity connection bill is not updated at the earliest, then the electricity connection of the consumer's house will be disconnected by 9 pm.
what is the truth of this viral Ministry of Energy notification, If the lights go off in the house for a moment, then there is restlessness. In such a situation, the letter of the Ministry of Energy, which increases the tension of the people, is becoming increasingly viral on social media these days.
In which it has been claimed that the bill should be updated otherwise the electricity connection will be disconnected. The reality of this viral message has been told by the Press Information Bureau (PIB) through its tweet.
News Verification: PIB Fact Check has tweeted on this viral claim. PIB has said that the message of Ministry of Energy is completely fake. Personal details of people are being sought by sending fake notices in the name of the ministry. In such a situation, avoid sharing your personal details by not trusting such misleading messages.
𝐂𝐥𝐚𝐢𝐦: Customers need to update their bills to avoid disconnection which can be done by calling the provided helpline number#PIBFactCheck— PIB Fact Check (@PIBFactCheck) February 23, 2023
⚠️This is a scam
⚠️@MinOfPower has not issued this notice
⚠️Be cautious while sharing your personal & financial information pic.twitter.com/iSf82zW6lO
PIB Fact Check has termed it as a scam. Also said that this notice has not been issued by the ministry. Be careful with your personal and financial information. Let us tell you that if you want to know the reality of any rumor or news, then you can get fact checked through PIB.
News Verdict: The viral letter is completely fake.