Scheme for tribal Area
RURAL ELECTRIFICATION (RGGVY):-
The Government of India has launched an ambitious scheme of Rural Electrification viz. Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojna (RGGVY). In this scheme fund shall be provided through REC as 90% grant and 10% loan. Electrification of villages and Household are the main thrust areas. Investment of about Rs. 240.00 crore was envisaged under this Scheme during 2008-09 (Rs. 216.00 crore as 90% grant and Rs. 24.00 crore as 10% loan). Based on the information received from DISCOMS, fund requirement under RGGVY for Annual Plan 2009-10 is Rs. 982.63 crore (loan of Rs. 98.26 crore from GoMP + grant of Rs. 884.37 crore from RGGVY). However, the outlay under RGGVY is proposed to be restricted to Rs. 26.00 crore.
The total investment under RGGVY during 2009-10 would be 134 Rs. 260.00 crore (loan of Rs. 26.00 crore from GoMP + grant of Rs. 234.00 crore from RGGVY).