Electricity Act

Electricity Act

Section Description of Crime Punishment
EA 39-BPC 379/427 I Illegal use of electricity or theft 1-3 years of Imprisonment or 10 thousand taka penalty or both punishment
EA 40-BPC 379/427 I Misuse of the electricity or disconnection of the electric connection without approval or trying to make disturbance in electricity distribution 1-5 years of Imprisonment or 10 thousand taka penalty or both punishment
EA 40-BPC 379/427 I Theft, take aside, split/detach or intentionally damage the electrical equipments 3-5 years of Imprisonment or 20 thousand taka penalty or both punishment
EA 41-BPC 379/427 I Electric connection established by any illegal person or authority except authorized person 1-5 years of imprisonment & 50 thousand taka once with Tk.300/= taka per day penalty
EA 42-BPC 379/427 I Illegal & improper use of electricity or use of electricity violating the direction 1-5 years of imprisonment 10 thousand taka once with Tk.100/= taka per day penalty
EA 43-BPC 379/427 I Use or connecting the electricity by any illegal person except authorized person 1-3 years of imprisonment 10 thousand taka once with Tk.100/= taka per day penalty
EA 44-BPC 379/427 I Tampering of meter or obstruction in the duty of authorized person and illegal use of electricity 3-5 years of imprisonment 3 thousand taka once with Tk.100/= taka per day penalty
EA 45-BPC 379/427 I Destroying any government light 6 months of Imprisonment or 5 thousand taka penalty or both punishment
EA 46-BPC 379/427 I Misuse or neglect use of electricity or damaging the electricity distribution system 5 thousand taka penalty
EA 47-BPC 379/427 I All other offence/crime except the 39 to 46 Clause of Electricity Act 2 thousand taka once with Tk.200/= taka per day penalty