Question raised in Lok Sabha on Electrification of Villages, 21/11/2019
Question raised in Lok Sabha on Electrification of Villages, 21/11/2019. As reported by the States, all the inhabited census villages across the country stand electrified as on 28Apr2018. All the States reported electrification of all willing households, on Saubhagya portal, as on 31Mar2019, except few households in LWE affected Bastar region of Chhattisgarh. Subsequently, seven States reported 19,09,679 unelectrified households which were un-willing earlier but are now willing to get electricity connection. These houses are being electrified by the concerned States. The State/UT-wise details are given at Annexure-I. The State-wise per capita electricity consumption for 2018-19 is given at Annexure-II.