The Government Of India, Ministry Of Power, New Delhi has launched RAJIVGANDHI GRAMIN VIDYUTIKARAN YOJNA (RGGVY) Scheme for Rural Electricity Infrastructure and House Hold Electrification for the attainment of the National Common MinimumProgramme Goal Of providing excess to electricity to all households in five years on dated 18th March, 2005 and continuation of “Rajeev Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana – Scheme of Rural Electricity Infrastructure and Household Electrification”, Scheme in the XI-Plan for attending the goal of providing access to electricity to all households, electrification of about 1.15 lakh un-electrified villages and electricity connections to 2.34 Crore BPL households by 2009. The main scopes of the scheme are:
- Rural Electrification Back Bone
- Creation of village electrification infrastructure and
- Rural House Electrification of below poverty line households.
RGGVY scheme is to be implemented through Rural Electrification Corporation, New Delhi with association of CPSU’s by the MPPKVVCL, Jabalpur of Madhya Pradesh.
RGGVY Under M.P. East Discom