In The Twilight Of Electricity Department’s Disconnection Drive: Missing Questions

A lineman disconnecting illegal connection. Recently three Manipuri gentlemen have filed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) against the State Government in connection with erratic power supply.  As a response or rather as a reaction to the PIL, electricity department had initiated a rigorous drive against the defaulters and unauthorized (illegal) power consumers under the Manipur Electricity Regulation...

Electrifying Effect: The Disconnection Drive In Manipur

Across India, rural electrification programs such as Prime Minister’s package under Non-lapsable Central Pool of Resources (NLCPR), Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana (RGGVY), Restructured Accelerated Power Development and Reform Program (R-APDRP), State Rural Electrification and others had been undertaken with the target of achieving cent per cent result. The rural electrification scheme...