Grameen Vidyutikaran: India's Rural Electrification Tracker

Last Modified: Sun Sep 24 2017 22:12:39 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 2,986
    villages, representing 16% of the total, are yet to be electrified as on 24-Sep 22:00 hrs. As many as 988 (5%) of villages are uninhabited.
  • 90
    days left to achieve target. Original target was 31 Mar 2017.
  • 14,478
    villages, representing 78% of the total, have been electrified as on 24 Sep 22:00 hrs. Note: A village is classified as electrified if public places and 10 per cent of its households have access to electricity.
  • 18,452
    total number of villages to be electrified by May 2017 - as per original plan it was Mar 2017.
  • 411
    villages need to be electrified every week if we are to meet the May 2017 deadline. Current weekly average is around 110.
  • 63
    villages were electrified in week ending 24 Sep. Arunachal Pradesh - 16, Assam - 18, Bihar - 0, Chhattisgarh - 6, Himachal Pradesh - 0, Jammu & Kashmir - 1, Jharkhand - 10, Karnataka - 0, Madhya Pradesh - 0, Manipur - 0, Meghalaya - 1, Mizoram - 0, Nagaland - 1, Odisha - 11, Rajasthan - 0, Tripura - 0, Uttar Pradesh - 0, Uttarakhand - 0.