Now you can get free of cost information on any electricity-related issue via SMS. Lahore Electric Supply Company Limited (LESCO) has launched an SMS service to alert the citizens about their bill status, load shedding timing, and other information. The activation procedure for the LESCO SMS service is very easy.
To activate LESCO SMS service, type “REG<Space><customer ID>” in an SMS and send it to 8303. You will receive a confirmation message once the registration process is completed. The charges for sending an SMS to 8303 are Rs. 2+tax.
You can check your customer ID on your bill. You can also register online for LESCO SMS Service. The service also provides an option to add your email address, so that you can get the updates on the email as well.
Once registered, you will get the alerts on following subjects:
- Meter reading and meter reading date
- Bill amount and due date
- Load shedding schedule
- Shutdown Schedule
- Payment Confirmation
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It is also important to mention here that Karachi-based K-Electric is already offering a similar service to its customers. The citizens of Karachi can register by sending their 13-digit account number to K-Electric. Type REG (space) your A/C # and send your SMS to 8119.
With the advancement in the technology, more and more organizations are offering free SMS alerts to their customers. It is really a useful way to get the information instantly and easily.