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Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana (Saubhagya)

Ministry/Agency

  • Ministry of Power

Objectives

  • Provide energy access to all households without power
  • Achieve universal household electrification in rural and urban areas
  • Improve health services, communication, public safety, job opportunities, and quality of life

Benefits

  • Last-mile connectivity and free electricity connections to all un-electrified households in rural areas
  • Last-mile connectivity and free electricity connections to all remaining economically poor un-electrified households in urban areas
  • Substitution to kerosene
  • Improvement in health services, communication, public safety, and job opportunities
  • Better quality of life, especially for women, in daily chores

Eligibility

  • All un-electrified households in all villages
  • All poor households in all towns in any State/UTs of the country

Implementation Strategy

  • Release of electricity connections by drawing a service cable from the nearest pole to the household premise
  • Installation of energy meter and wiring for a single light point with LED bulb and a mobile charging point
  • Erection of additional pole along with conductor and associated accessories if electricity pole is not available nearby
  • Non-poor urban households are excluded from this scheme
  • Non-poor rural households will have to pay 10 installments of Rs. 50 each along with the bill each month (total Rs. 500)

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