Installation of solar irrigation pumps in Telangana

Last Modified: Wed Feb 27 2019 13:57:56 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • ?
    Number of electricity connections in the agriculture sector of the state.
  • ?
    Number of pumps in the state that run based off grid power or use diesel.
  • ? crore
    Subsidy for power provided to farmers borne by the Telangana government in 2017-18.
  • 5,084
    Number of pumps sanctioned by MNRE to the state. Under this sanction 90 systems have been commissioned had been commissioned on a pilot basis as on Dec 2016.
  • Rs. 5.00 lakh
    Average cost of 5HP pump. Of this the state will bear ₹ ? lakh on each pump and the centre will bear ₹ 1.6 lakh.