Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana (RGGVY)

Date : 01/04/2005 - | Sector: Power

Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana (RGGVY) being implemented in Indian states mostly to provide benefits to households below the “poverty line” (BPL) through a free connection but chargeable consumption of power.

The principal aims of RGGVY being implemented since 2005 are the following:

  1. Electrifying all villages and habitations as per new definition.
  2. Providing access to electricity to all rural households.
  3. Providing electricity connection to Below Poverty Line (BPL) families free of charge.


Households Below Poverty Line


Electricity in every Rural Households

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