India power sector reforms: Gains vis-a-vis Losses

In India Power Sector Reforms begins in ninetees in the name of Liberalization, Privatizatin and Globalization. Electricity sector in Orrisa, Delhi & Mumbai were unbundled into various companies on PPP pattern. Government of India planned to privatize the SEBs in aphased manner, however, failure of Enron in Mumbai proved to be a big set-back so as BSES in Orrisa & Delhi and consequently no other state of India has been privatized. However, recently, Bihar electricity has moved its steps towards privatization. [By RAJEEV MEHTA, Indian National Electricity Workers Federation & Delhi State Electricity Workers Union (DSEWU), May 2012]

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