In what is being billed as a major announcement, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to unveil ‘Saubhagya – Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana’ in Delhi on Monday.
The scheme aims at providing ‘last mile electricity connectivity to all rural and urban households’.
The televised announcement, set to be made at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)’s National Executive meet in the capital, will reinforce the ruling party’s Electricity-for-All target, which was recently advanced from 2019 to 2018.
The announcement will be made on the occasion of the birth centenary celebration of Bharatiya Jana Sangh politician and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) ideologue Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya. Read More…