Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana called as Saubhagya Yojana, Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveil ‘Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana’.
On 25th September 2017, The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has officially launched a new scheme Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana – Saubhagya to ensure electrification of all willing households in the India in rural as well as urban areas here today. Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana aims to provide access to electricity to all households in non-electrified villages by 31 December 2017.
Electricity connections will be given to APL families for Rs 500, which will be payable in ten equal monthly installments. The BPL cardholders will get free electricity connections.
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Expected Benefits Of Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana “Saubhagya”
Environmental up-gradation by substitution of Kerosene for lighting purposes
Improvement education services
Enhanced connectivity through radio, television, mobiles, etc.
Better health services
Increased economic activities and jobs
Improved quality of life especially for women
What is Saubhagya Yojana & Eligibility?
The beneficiaries for free electricity connections would be identified using Socio-Economic and Caste Census (SECC) 2011 data. However, the statement said that un-electrified households not covered under the SECC data would also be provided electricity connections under the scheme on payment of Rs. 500 which shall be recovered by power distribution companies in 10 installments through electricity bills.
The Saubhagya Yojana also has solar power packs of 200-300 W with the battery bank for unelectrified households located in remote and inaccessible areas, comprising of Five LED lights, One DC fan, One DC power plug.
Document Required For Saubhagya Yojana?
Beneficiaries of Saubhagya Yojana shall be identified & their application for electricity connection along with applicant Photograph and Identity Proof shall be registered on the spot.
The prime minister called upon ONGC to use its Rs100 crore startup funds to develop user-friendly electric cooking appliances saying it would help in reducing the fuel consumption.
Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Yojana In Short
What Prime Minister Narender Modi Said At The Time Of Launch Of Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana called as Saubhagya Yojana.
Funding Pattern Of Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana
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