Telangana government launches 24×7 free power supply for agricultural consumers

The Telangana government has launched 24×7 free power supply to 2.3 million farmers in the state. Earlier, power was supplied to them for nine hours. The free power supply will be available to 2.3 million agricultural pump sets and is expected to boost power demand to 11,000 MW by March 2018. The government has invested Rs 126 billion in the distribution network to handle 24×7 power supply to agricultural consumers.


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