Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana

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#PolicyExplainer: Free electricity connections to un-electrified households under Saubhagya scheme

31 Dec 2018

#PolicyExplainer: Free electricity connections to un-electrified households under Saubhagya scheme

In India, despite the launch of a number of electrification schemes over the years, lakhs of households in rural and urban areas still lack access to electricity.

Minister says UP will achieve 100% electrification by December end

23 Dec 2018

Minister says UP will achieve 100% electrification by December end

On Sunday, Uttar Pradesh power minister Srikant Sharma told the press that the state would be achieving 100% electrification by the end of December.

#PolicyExplainer: All you need to know about government's Saubhagya Scheme

25 Aug 2018

#PolicyExplainer: All you need to know about government's Saubhagya Scheme

Over the years, several schemes for electrification have been launched in India, yet, there are millions of households in the country without electricity.

#PolicyExplainer: All you need to know about government's Saubhagya Scheme

07 Aug 2018

#PolicyExplainer: All you need to know about government's Saubhagya Scheme

Over the years, several schemes for electrification have been launched in India, yet, there are millions of households in the country without electricity.

Manipur's Leisang becomes the last Indian village to get electricity

29 Apr 2018

Manipur's Leisang becomes the last Indian village to get electricity

All of India's 597,464 census villages now have access to electricity, claims government data.

Modi launches 'Saubhagya', a Rs. 16,000cr scheme to electrify India

26 Sep 2017

Modi launches 'Saubhagya', a Rs. 16,000cr scheme to electrify India

Yesterday, PM Modi announced the launch of Rs. 16,000crore 'Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana' or 'Saubhagya' which aims to give free electricity to almost 4 crore poor families.

PM Modi unveils "Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana"

25 Sep 2017

PM Modi unveils "Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana"

In a major announcement, PM Modi unveiled the Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana that aims to provide electricity to all rural and urban households.

BJP's National Executive meet: Amit Shah targets Rahul Gandhi

25 Sep 2017

BJP's National Executive meet: Amit Shah targets Rahul Gandhi

During BJP's National Executive meet, BJP President Amit Shah has attacked Congress VP Rahul Gandhi for defending dynastic politics.