The Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) said the company was recording revenue losses due to meter bypass and illegal connection in Jigawa, Kano and Katsina States.
This is contained in a statement signed by KEDCO Head of Communications, Ibrahim Sani-Shawai, today in Kano.
The company said over 17,190 metered customers had not vended between January and July 2021.
Sani-Shawai said in line with safety priority in service delivery, anyone caught bypassing meters will be treated according to the full weight of the law of their offence.
He also appealed to the general public to be vigilant, cautious to ensure that their meters are not tampered with.