The Maharashtra government has approved one lakh solar agriculture pumps and aims to provide uninterrupted power supply to farmers even during day time, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said on Tuesday at the launch of the Mukhyamantri Saur Krishi Vahini Scheme.
The Mukhyamantri Saur Krushi Yojana aims to generate 2,500 megawatt solar power through a High Voltage Distribution System (HVDS) wherein more number of farmers will get power from a single transformer, Fadnavis said.
“Our goal is to provide uninterrupted power supply to farmers even during day time,” Fadnavis said. Read more
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