Har Ghar Bijli Lagataar

Har Ghar Bijli Lagataar

Har Ghar Bijli Lagataar

  • The purpose of this nishchay is to ensure the availability of electricity in every rural and urban household in Bihar. To achieve this goal, Mukhyamantri Vidyut Sambandh Nishchay Yojana is being implemented in the state under which government will ensure metered electric connection to all households in rural areas.
  • “Har Ghar Bijli Lagataar” Nishchay was launched on 15th of November, 2016. Under this Nishchay, the state  government will ensure metered electricity connection to all the households in rural areas using its own resources in next two years under Mukhyamantri  Vidyut Sambandh Nishchay Yojana”.
  • Under this scheme, electricity connectivity has been provided to all the villages against the goal of electrification of all 39073 villages by December 2017.
  • In addition, it aims to provide electric conection to all those 1.21 crores rural houses by December 2018 which have no electric connection at present.
  • Bihar State Power Holding Company Ltd and its ancillary companies are estimated to spend Rs.1897.50 crore in achieving the above targets.