Grameen Vidyutikaran: India's Rural Electrification Tracker (2018)

Last Modified: Sat Jan 13 2018 11:34:49 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 1,305
    villages, representing 7% of the total, are yet to be electrified as on 13 Jan 11:30 hrs. As many as 1,081 (6%) of villages are uninhabited.
  • 90
    days left to achieve target. Original target was 31 Mar 2017.
  • 16,044
    villages, representing 87% of the total, have been electrified as on 13 Jan 11:30 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.