If consumers have utilised the https://www.hescom.co/ website for paying their electricity bill the site levies transaction charges, which can be up to Rs. 5 per NEFT transfer and up to 2 per cent of the bill amount when credit card or debit card is used for payment.
But now BESCOM(Bengaluru) a decision has approved by the Bescom board, is expected to be implemented in March , Bill payment up to Rs. 2,000 to be free of transaction charge
Online payment through netbanking to be free of cost irrespective of the bill amount
2 per cent rebate if payment is made within two days of bill generation
1 per cent rebate if payment is made within a week of bill generation
Now will HESCOM follow suit which will make it more easier for the consumers to make online payments at the hescom.co portal.