Realizing the ‘Maha Gaon Jagmag Gaon’ Scheme, Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam will start supplying 24-hour electricity to 123 more villages of the State from the coming Haryana Day.
Team Haryana First
Chandigarh: Realizing the ‘Maha Gaon Jagmag Gaon’ Scheme, Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam will start supplying 24-hour electricity to 123 more villages of the State from the coming Haryana Day. Following this, 24-hour electricity will be supplied to 4878 villages of the state under this scheme, covering about 70 percent villages of the State.
Giving information in this regard, Chairman, Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam, Mr. Shatrujeet Kapur said that the new 123 villages which will get the 24 hour electricity supply from November 1, 2020, includes 5 villages of Sonipat Circle, 6 of Panipat, 6 of Rohtak, 11 of Jhajjar and 37 villages of Kaithal under Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (UHBVN), while 30 villages of Palwal, 18 of Narnaul, 3 of Bhiwani and 7 of Fatehabad under Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam.
He said that due to extensive efforts of the officers and employees, the line-loss has been reduced. There has been an unprecedented improvement in the line loss of rural areas under Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam which was more than 70 percent, he added. He said that now 24 hours electricity supply is being received in 4755 villages out of 7000 villages, which will be 4878 villages from November 1, 2020.
He said that Pachankula, Ambala, Kurukshetra, Yamunanagar, Karnal, Gurugram, Faridabad, Sirsa, Rewari and Fatehabad are the districts where 24 hours electricity is already being supplied. Now 2800 villages under 605 feeders of UHBVN which include 615 of Ambala circle, 412 of Kurukshetra circle, 435 of Karnal circle, 920 of Yamunanagar circle, 39 of Panipat circle, 88 of Sonipat circle, 233 villages of Kaithal circle, 20 villages of Rohtak circle and 38 villages of Jhajjar circle will receive 24-hour electricity supply
Similarly, under 591 feeders in DHBVN, 2078 villages which includes 250 of Gurugram circle, 135 of Faridabad circle, 354 of Sirsa circle, 418 of Rewari circle, 313 of Fatehabad circle, 234 of Narnaul circle, 156 of Bhiwani circle, 52 of Hisar circle, 78 villages of Palwal Circle, 3 of Jind Circle and 85 villages of Mewat Circle will be provided 24-hour power supply.
He said that the foresightedness of Chief Minister, Mr. Manohar Lal has brought the Power Utilities into profit.
He said that the State Government has set a target of providing 24-hour electricity supply in all the villages of the state in the coming 18 months. He directed all the employees and engineers of power distribution companies to link the remaining 30 percent villages of Haryana to this scheme.
Continuing the work with this objective will serve the purpose of Mhara Gaon Jagmag Gaon scheme in the entire State. He said that the motive of the electricity companies is to ensure that the agricultural work and industrial production should also not suffer.