LAHORE The LESCO staff on Saturday caught 298 power pilferers, the company stated. According to the statement the staff raided the areas of Abdullah Town, Shadiwal, Dina Nath, Niaz Beg, Azam Garden, Tech Society, Salamat Pura and Gopay Ra within Niaz Beg Sub Division precincts and caught red-handed 298 consumers for power pilferage. FIRs lodged in concerned police station against 60 consumers. who were involved in stealing electricity by hooking from main lines. They were charged 285600 units worth Rupees 2.9 Million. Additional Manager Public Relations LESCO Javaid Ahmad Khan requested electricity consumers that if they find any pilferage of electricity, report it on toll free number 0800-84338 (THEFT), their names and addresses will be kept confidential.