Prime Minister Narendra Modi has recently launched the PM Surya Ghar Muft Bijli Yojana, a revolutionary initiative aimed at providing free solar electricity to 1 crore households across the nation. Government decided to invest Rs. 75,000 crores for this project. This initiative aims to lighten the load of electricity bills for households and encourage sustainable growth
Under the PM Surya Ghar Muft Bijli Yojana, eligible households will receive up to 300 units of free electricity every month through rooftop solar panels. The government plans to achieve this by offering substantial subsidies directly to people’s bank accounts and providing concessional bank loans. This approach ensures that the scheme is accessible to all, regardless of financial status.
To ensure effective implementation, the government will integrate all stakeholders through National Online Portal, simplifying the application process and ensuring transparency. Furthermore, local governments, including Urban Local Bodies and Panchayats, will be incentivized to promote roof top solar systems.
Prime Minister Modi urges all residential consumers, especially the younger generation, to embrace the PM Surya Ghar Muft Bijli Yojana and contribute to sustainable progress. By applying through the dedicated portal at pmsuryaghar.gov.in.
What is the PM Surya Ghar Muft Bijli Yojana?
The PM Surya Ghar Muft Bijli Yojana is a rooftop solar scheme launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi aimed at providing free electricity to households.
How many households are expected to benefit from this scheme?
The scheme aims to benefit 1 crore households by providing up to 300 units of free electricity every month.
What is the investment allocated for this scheme?
The scheme has an investment of over Rs. 75,000 crores dedicated to it.
How will the scheme be implemented without burdening the people with costs?
The Central Government will provide substantive subsidies directly to people’s bank accounts and offer heavily concessional bank loans to ensure no cost burden on the people.
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