CIL in a recent data mentioned that the dues pending on power sector firms have increased from INR 14374.05 Crore in March 2020 to INR 17000.64 Crore i.e. INR 2626.59 Crore in just one month.
The prime reason in our view is the relaxation provided by the Central government to discoms in paying to the generating firms which ultimately resulted transfer of this dues to CIL.
In February 2020, the pending dues of CIL on power sector in INR 13841.59 Crore which increased to INR 14374.05 Crore in April 2020.
News Source : Inergystat