He informed the gathering that 'only recently Kerala Govt. has issued a notification to convert Kerala Electricity Board into one public sector Company' and exhorted to implement 'a similar structure for PSEB'.
Padamjit Singh Chairman All India Power Engineers' Federation stressed that generation, transmission and distribution be held together in Punjab for optimum and efficient operation of power system. He warned that major reliance on private sector generation can lead to a bankrupt Punjab.
It is ironical to note that the pro-congress leadership of KSEB Engineers' Association (KSEBEA) an affiliate of All India Power Engineers' Federation (AIPEF) in Kerala had decided to move along with INTUC lead solidarity forum to go against Kerala model due to political reasons.