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PM Narendra Modi sets timeline for power sector reforms

PM Narendra Modi sets timeline for power sector reforms
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By Anshu Sharma  Jan 23, 2020 7:18:09 PM IST (Published)

Besides institutional reforms, the Prime Minister has also asked the power ministry to incentivise and enable state governments to undertake effective discoms reform, according to a source privy to the information.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has set specific targets for the power sector reforms in the states, CNBC-TV18 has learnt.  He has also suggested linking of all centrally-funded schemes in the sector.

Besides institutional reforms, the Prime Minister has also asked the power ministry to incentivise and enable state governments to undertake effective discoms reform, according to a source privy to the information.
Currently, state discoms have a provisional loss on electricity supply at 21.6 percent against the target of 15 percent.
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