Dimapur, August 27: The Department of Power has informed all electricity consumers covered by IT billing and online payment facility under 9 R-APDRP towns (Dimapur, Kohima, Wokha, Phek, Chumukedima, Mokokchung, Tuensang, Zunheboto and Mon) that in order to avail the facility of “Trusted Consumer Meter Reading” in DoPN web portal (www.dopn.gov.in), a specific time period/slot (1 to 10 every month) is being provided for the consumers to manually enter/provide their own energy readings.
This will enable the respective billing offices (SDO) to generate bills for the current month which will be posted and available for viewing and payment in the subsequent month, it said.
Consumers can download the bill(s) and pay online either from the portal itself by selecting the view and payment tab from the portal menu or through mobile wallet apps – Phone pay, Google pay, Amazon pay, BHIM, etc.
The following steps/process is to be adopted by the consumers for providing trusted meter reading online: Log on to Department website www. dopn.gov.in; sign up/register with the consumer number and log in to “My Account”; select the “Trusted Consumer Meter Reading” tab/box option and fill in the required fields (date of reading & units consumed as on that date) and submit.
(Page News Service)