Bihar government completes 100 per cent electrification under Saubhagya

The Bihar government has completed 100 per cent electrification of all (willing) households in the state under the Saubhagya scheme, much ahead of the December 31, 2018 deadline. In all, 13.9 million households in rural as well as urban areas have been electrified. Of these households, 3.25 million were covered under the Saubhagya scheme. The state had the highest number of unelectrified households next only to Uttar Pradesh at the onset of the scheme.


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