State-run Rural Electrification Corp on Tuesday said as many as 13,685 villages have been electrified till June 20, 2017.
The Rural Electrification Corp is the nodal agency for Deendayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana (DDUGJY), which is an integrated scheme covering all aspects of rural power distribution viz. feeder segregation, system strengthening and metering.
The scheme is aimed at transforming the lifestyle of villagers and bringing in overall socio-economic development in rural areas. Read more