Subsidised solar pump scheme launched in Odisha

Subsidised solar pump scheme launched in Odisha

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday launched the Soura Jalanidhi scheme that aims to increase use of solar energy for helping farmers in irrigating their land. ‘Soura Jalanidhi’, is a dug well-based solar pump irrigation system in convergence mode.

Commerce ministry working on new export incentive scheme

Currently, exporters of goods avail incentives under the Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS). In this, the government provides duty benefits depending on product and country.

Commerce ministry working on new export incentive scheme

The commerce ministry is working on a new World Trade Organisation (WTO)-compliant export incentive scheme for merchandise shipments to replace the existing MEIS, an official said.

In UP, poor may get electricity connections for just Rs 10

UP Power Corporation Limited is planning to launch a new scheme for providing electricity connections easily and swiftly

In UP, poor may get electricity connections for just Rs 10

The UP Power Corporation Limited is planning to launch a new scheme for providing electricity connections easily and swiftly. The proposed scheme, ‘Jhatpat Connection Yojana’ (instant connection scheme)