Taapsee Pannu, Dino Morea & others concerned about insane electricity bills
Taapsee Pannu, Vir Das, Renuka Shahane raise concerns about high electricity bills during COVID-19 Lockdown
Bollywood stars have raised concerns over the unbelievable surge in their electricity bills during the COVID-19 lockdown. The electricity bills are running deep holes in pockets that are already facing a financial problem due to the lockdown. The amount in the bills is quite insane and is a cause of concern not only for the common man but also celebs.
Bollywood actors have joined the growing voices of the general public troubled by the ‘inflated’ bills. Taapsee Pannu, Vir Das, Renuka Shahane, Dino Morea, and many others voiced their concern on social media.
Check out their tweets here:
Taapsee Pannu tweeted,
3 months of lockdown and I wonder what appliance(s) I have newly used or bought in the apartment only last month to have such an insane rise in my electricity bill. @Adani_Elec_Mum what kind of POWER r u charging us for? pic.twitter.com/jZMMoxDMgj
— taapsee pannu (@taapsee) June 28, 2020
In another tweet, Taapsee Pannu shared said she received a bill of Rs 8,640 for an apartment, which is not in use.
Ali Fazal tweeted in response to Taapsee, ”oh smiles ka kuchh locha maalum hota hai. Smile earn power burn.”
Woh smiles ka kuchh locha maalum hota hai. Smile earn power burn. https://t.co/rtpAOgTmpq
— Ali Fazal M / میر علی فضل / अली (@alifazal9) June 28, 2020
Renuka Shahane too wondered how her bill of Rs 5,510 in May surged to Rs 29,700 in June,
Dear @Adani_Elec_Mum I got a bill of Rs5510/= on the 9th of May while in June I got a bill of Rs 29,700 combining May & June where you’ve charged me Rs 18080 for the month of May. How did Rs.5510/= become Rs.18080/=? pic.twitter.com/64zlmNe8Qo
— Renuka Shahane (@renukash) June 28, 2020
Vir Das asked Twitterati if they were also getting an “electricity bill that is triple what they usually pay,”
Anyone else in Mumbai get an electricity bill that is triple what they usually pay?
— Vir Das (@thevirdas) June 27, 2020
Reacting to Vir Das’ tweet, Dino Morea tweeted,
— Dino Morea (@DinoMorea9) June 28, 2020
We do hope the problem is soon solved.