Out of 597,464 census villages, 596,726 villages (99.8%) have been electrified.
May 03, 2018, 04.13 PM IST | The Economic Times | FULL ARTICLE
India has crossed the high watermark of 100 per cent electrification of its villages. And that has presumably put the arc light back on the power sector, plagued with many structural bottlenecks.
schemes developed for personal and financial well being of villagers.
Aug 23, 2017, 06.14 PM IST | The Economic Times | FULL ARTICLE
Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Apr 7, 2018 said that nine crore new LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) connections have been distributed in the last four years, including 3.5 crore connections provided under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY).