Turkish government he have announced That electricity and natural gas subscribers in Provinces affected by recent earthquakes whose epicenter is Kahramanmaraş, whose residences or workplaces were destroyed From massive earthquakes, it will not be required To pay any applicable consumption charges.
This revocation of Fees apply to subscribers Those whose properties were severely or moderately damaged and considered disaster areas government.
the announcement came in the form of Presidential decree published in Tuesday issue of Official Gazette. Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources will cover any unpaid bills or consumption amounts due through February 6, including related consumption amounts from last Read the date of February 6 – when the massive earthquakes hit the regionaffecting 11 counties – from budget.
Almost 300,000 buildings in Turkey collapsed or was badly damaged in 11 provinces affected by the disaster.
while, public destinations with general Lighting subscriptions will not benefit from this decree.
the announcement also It states that any lawsuits or enforcement actions related to the waived invoice amounts will be terminated.
In addition, the decree stipulates that certain fees will continue to be collected, including those governed by the Fee Law of July 2, 1964 (No. 492), plus fees for Building of Prisons and Court Buildings (Dated June 30, 1934, No. 2548). Likewise, fees are determined in the first condition of the law on Food charges imposed on prisoners will not be waived.
Any previously collected fees will not be refunded.
Furthermore, any litigation expenses or attorney fees related to lawsuits or enforcement files it has already entered into will not be repaid.