India to achieve 100% household electrification by Mar 31, 24X7 power for all on anvil: power minister R K Singh
Updated : February 26, 2019 06:47 PM IST
Under the Saubhagya scheme, 2,52,51,880 unelectrified households were to be electrified by March 31. Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh are in the process of energising the remaining 22,691 families left out.
The government has planned to implement 24X7 power supply from April 1, 2019, and the minister also told the states to do so in the conference.
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