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UP: Power employees proceed on two-day work boycott over PF scam

Lucknow: Employees of the Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL), on Monday, proceeded on a two-day work boycott to protest against the provident fund scam in which their money was invested in the tainted Dewan Housing and Finance Corporation Limited (DHFL). However, the units generating power have been exempted from the protest to prevent grid […]

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath (File Photo/IANS)

EPF Scam: Yogi government finally removes Chairman of Power Corporation

Lucknow: Even as the UP Police’s Economic Offences Wing (EOW) continues to grill three key officials in the Rs 4,000 crore Employees’ Provident Fund scam, the Yogi Adityanath government on Friday night finally removed the UP Power Corporation Ltd (UPPCL) Chairman Alok Kumar from his post. Besides heading UPPCL, Alok Kumar, a senior IAS officer, […]

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EPF scam: Ex-UPPCL MD arrested

Lucknow: Former managing director of Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL), A.P. Mishra, was arrested on Tuesday morning by the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) that is probing the employees provident fund (EPF) scam in the power department. Mishra was arrested and taken to an unknown destination for interrogation. He was appointed as managing director of […]