The Centre on December 31 announced the completion of household electrification in 25 states, with about 1.05 million households still to be electrified. Bihar, one of the most unelectrified states, had in October declared full electrification.
Business Standard visited some villages in Saran, Supaul and Araria districts of the state, some of which it had toured in September 2015 as well, to assess the change. ALSO READ: Bihar electrification drive involves crossing rivers and fixing bills
Solar power plant at Bheldi village in Bihar’s Saran district is run by Development Alternatives and Smart Power India promoted energy supply company TARAurja. Read More