However, citizens of Karachi, the capital of Pakistan, and especially Sindh, are also seen protesting daily over and over and over electricity bills. However, Indian showbiz stars, who earn millions of rupees from heavy and extra electricity bills, are also worried and have decided to sell their organs to pay their bills. Several showbiz personalities living in Mumbai, the capital of the Indian state of Maharashtra, protested on Twitter over exorbitant electricity bills in July, while actors like Arshad Warsi even hinted at selling kidneys to pay the bills.
According to the Indian newspaper India Today, Adani, India’s largest private company supplying electricity to millions of homes in several Indian states, has been accused of sending extra money in June bills. Bollywood characters are additionally among the individuals who have whined about sending additional bills, while Arshad Warsi means to sell up to his kidney to cover the additional tabs.
As indicated by the report, Arshad Warsi in his different tweets on July 5 grumbled about the additional bill for June and said that his month to month bill was more than Rs 100,000. He termed Adani Power as a looting company and said that he had somehow paid the bill for the current month but would sell his kidneys to pay the bill for the next month. Arshad Warsi appealed to fans to buy his paintings so that they can pay their electricity bills.
Thank you Rachana & @bombaytimes for the article. People please buy my paintings, I need to pay my Adani electric bill, kidneys am keeping for the next bill 🙏🏼 pic.twitter.com/ycAaSgxGnR
— Arshad Warsi (@ArshadWarsi) July 5, 2020
He also wrote that he intends to sell the kidneys to pay next month’s electricity bill. According to India Today, after being tweeted by Arshad Warsi, Adani Power responded to his tweet and assured him that his problem would be resolved.
What are these new electricity rates ?? @Adani_Elec_Mum Last month I paid 6k .. and this month 50 k ????!!! What is this new price surge ?? Kindly enlighten us
— Huma S Qureshi (@humasqureshi) June 29, 2020
At the same time, Adani Power also requested the actor to delete his tweets, after which Arshad Warsi also deleted some of his tweets. Before Arshad Warsi, other actors including actress Tapsi Panu, Richa Chadha, Huma Qureshi, and Danny Morea had also protested against the extra and heavy bill being sent. Adani Power announced that it would review all complaints after showbiz personalities sent heavy bills after the general public, while on July 6, the company claimed that it had resolved 96% of the complaints about sending extra bills. Gone