Difficult For Regulator To Function Independently: Promod Deo
  • Elizabeth George
  • Feb 04 2014

February 4: Former CERC chairman Pramod Deo says the regulator is expected to make tariff fixation a non-political decision. However, except for in Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata where privatization happened, regulatory posts are held by former bureaucrats, with discoms functioning as an extension of the government in most cities, he says.