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Status of Village Electrification as on 31.05.2015

October 23, 2015

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This visualization shows the Status of Village Electrification in India as on 31.05.2015. In India majority of villages are electrified now. 96.7 % of villages in India were electrified as on May 2015.

Villages of fifteen States/UTs namely Andhra Pradesh, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Kerala, Punjab, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Chandigarh, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu, Delhi, Lakshadweep and Pondicherry achieved 100% electrification as on May 2015.

Villages of 19 State/UTs were more than 90% electrified. Villages of only 3 states (Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur and Meghalaya) and an union territory (Andaman and Nicobar Island) were less than 90% electrified.

Arunachal Pradesh was the only states in India which lagging behind in the race of electrification, only 70.3% of villages were electrified.

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Source: Ministry of Power, Central Electricity Authority