Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana – Saubhagya
The Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana is the latest scheme launched by the Honorable Prime Minister of India. The Scheme has been launched for the Rural areas in India. Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana –Saubhagya is a new scheme which has been launched by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi to ensure supplying of electricity of all willing households in the country in rural as well as urban areas on 25th September, 2017. On 25-09-2017 Prime Minister of India launched this scheme to facilitate the rural and urban areas with supplying of electricity. A new service cable will be installed near the electricity poles and household premises.
Objective Of Saubhagya Scheme Launch
The main objective of this scheme is to provide electricity to the rural and urban area households. The main purpose of the scheme called ‘Saubhagya’ is to provide energy access to all by last mile connectivity. The other motive is to providing electricity connections to all remaining un-electrified households in rural as well as urban areas. The main objective of the scheme is to achieve universal household electrification in the country.
Beneficiaries of the Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana – Saubhagya
The free electricity connection gainers will be identified by their Caste Census and the economy of the house. The un-electrified households which are not covered under the SECC data would also get electricity connections under the scheme by paying Rs. 500 which is supposed to be recovered by DISCOMs in at least 10 installments through electricity bill.
The solar power packs of from 200 to 300 Wp with battery bank for un-electrified households which are located in remote and inaccessible areas will be given Five LED lights, One DC fan, One DC power plug. This will also includes the Repair and Maintenance (R&M) for 5 years of connection.
सुविधा योजना का उद्देश्य लॉन्च
इस योजना का मुख्य उद्देश्य ग्रामीण और शहरी क्षेत्र के परिवारों को बिजली प्रदान करना है। ‘सौभाग्य’ नामक योजना का मुख्य उद्देश्य अंतिम मील कनेक्टिविटी द्वारा सभी को ऊर्जा पहुंच प्रदान करना है। दूसरा मकसद ग्रामीण और शहरी इलाकों में शेष सभी गैर-विद्युतीकृत परिवारों को बिजली कनेक्शन प्रदान करना है। इस योजना का मुख्य उद्देश्य देश में सार्वभौमिक घरेलू विद्युतीकरण प्राप्त करना है। रिमोट और दुर्गम क्षेत्रों में स्थित अन-विद्युतीकृत घरों के लिए बैटरी बैंक के साथ 200 से 300 डब्ल्यूपी के सौर ऊर्जा पैक को पांच एलईडी लाइट, एक डीसी प्रशंसक, एक डीसी पावर प्लग दिया जाएगा। इसमें 5 साल के कनेक्शन के लिए मरम्मत और रखरखाव (आर एंड एम) भी शामिल होगा।
Benefits Of Saubhagya Scheme To Consumers
- The Rural Electrification Corporation Limited (REC) will remain the nodal agency for the operationalisation of the scheme throughout the country.
- Environmental up gradation by substitution of Kerosene for lighting purposes.
- Improvement in education services for children.
- Better health services for consumers.
- Enhanced connectivity via radio, television, mobiles, etc.
- Increased economic activities and jobs
- Improved quality of life especially for women in both areas.
The Indian govt will run Campaign for the scheme so that the people will get some information about the Scheme. The govt will also run general awareness program in both rural and urban areas.