21 Dec 2016
Ministry of New and Renewable Energy launches the Atal Jyoti Yojna(AJAY) scheme under which, high mast solar powered LED street lights will be installed in areas that don't have adequate power supply. The implementation will be undertaken by EESL.
states in which the scheme will be implemented - initial pilots will be undertaken in Assam, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha and Uttar Pradesh.
solar LED street lights will be installed Uttar Pradesh as part of pilot implementation in the state.
lights installed as on last date of update.