Ungoofaaru council to provide free electricity this Ramadan

R. Ungoofaaru powerhouse. (Photo/

R. Ungoofaaru council has decided to provide the households of Ungoofaaru with free electricity this Ramadan.

In a statement released by the council, they stated that after holding discussions with the council’s advisory committee they came to the decision of continuing the practice of providing the households with free electricity during the month of Ramadan.  

The council informs that free electricity will be provided from 6th May 2019 till end of June 2019.

Ungoofaaru council raised their concern about wasting electricity and urged the citizens to use electricity more efficiently and conveniently.

This is the fourth consecutive year that the Ungoofaaru council is providing free electricity to households during Ramadan.

They also noted that during previous years the amount of electricity charges came up to MVR 5 lakhs during Ramadan.

Ungoofaaru council looks after the island's powerhouse.