Punjab & Region

CM Channi declares war against Cable Mafia, fixes Rs 100 monthly charges for Cable TV connections

The Fact News Service
Chandigarh, November 22

Declaring war against the Cable mafia, the Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Monday announced to fix the monthly rate of cable TV connection at Rs. 100 to completely eliminate the cartelization of Cable from across the state.

Addressing a massive public gathering here in Atam Nagar constituency, CM Channi categorically said that people are being unnecessarily harassed by the cable mafia by levying hefty charges which would not be tolerated anymore in the future.

On the rally organized by senior Congress leader Kamaljit Singh Karwal, CM Channi said that all such businesses of transport and cable are owned by the Badal family and now the people need not pay more than Rs. 100 per month and strict action would be taken against those not adhering to the new rates.

“If anyone harasses you, inform me,” declared CM Channi. He also announced that all illegal bus permits would be revoked and in turn allotted to the unemployed youth.