Jan 1 2016 | India Opportunities

Rural electrification

Government of India has decided to electrify all unelectrified villages of the country by 01st May, 2018.There were 18452 villages left for electrification as on 1st April, 2015 in 19 States.Out of this around 3021 villages are electrified as of 30th November 2015.

State-wise details of Un-electrified villages
Sl.No State Total unelectrified
villages(As on01.04.15)
Villages electrified during
2015-16 (Ason 30.11.15)
Balance unelectrified
villages(As on30.11.15)
1 Arunachal Pr. 1578 - 1578
2 Assam 2890 170 2720
3 Bihar 2719 1497 1222
4 Chhattisgarh 1080 33 1047
5 Himachal Pr. 36 1 35
6 J & K 132 26 106
7 Jharkhand 2581 116 2465
8 Karnataka 39 - 39
9 Madhya Pr 472 126 346
10 Manipur 276 58 218
11 Meghalaya 912 1 911
12 Mizoram 58 16 42
13 Nagaland 82 - 82
14 Odisha 3450 168 3282
15 Rajasthan 495 57 438
16 Tripura 26 3 23
17 Uttar Pradesh 1528 741 787
18 Uttarakhand 76 - 76
19 West Bengal 22 8 14
TOTAL 18452 3021 15431

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