Vizag: Eastern Power Distribution Company of AP Limited (APEPDCL) has extended its pay services to online system. Customers can utilise the internet service for the payment of electricity bills at www.apeasternpower.com using debit, VISA, MASTER, credit card through net banking account.
Ahmad Nadeem, Managing Director, APEPDCL has requested for use of this facility in view of the ongoing e-seva centers strike. This facility was provided by the APEPDCL in the company limits of five districts in association with Bill Desk.
The APEPDCL has a secure two-stage method for online electricity Bill Payment for Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam, East Godavari and West Godavari Districts. First you need to register with the site and get a Username and password. Then you can log in using the username and password to view your Electricity Bill Online or to pay your Electricity Bill Online.
The consumers can pay their bills through credit cards of visa, Master card, diners club international and debit cards of Bank of India ATM cum Debit Card, Citi Bank Debit Card, Indian overseas Bank, Lakshmi Vilas Bank ATM cum Debit Card, Union Bank of India ATM cum Debit Card. In addition to that who having net banking with reputed 45 nationalized and private banks can also use this facility, he stated.
The Consumers will get the e-receipts after payment and can view six months payment details online. However, the e-payment has a no ceiling per transaction. Every such payment entails a transaction fee of Rs.6 as bank service charge on the transaction fee. E-payment is the best option provided by APEPDCL to pay monthly power bills after payment through company cash counters, anytime payment machines (ATPs) he stated.