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NHPC asked to survey un-electrified villages: J-K govt

NHPC and SPDC have been asked to identify un-electrified villages and hamlets in the state.

The Jammu and Kashmir government today said that the National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) and the State Power Development Corporation (SPDC) have been asked to identify un-electrified villages and hamlets in the state.

The two authorities will gather the details through conducting a survey,Chief Minister Omar Abdullah,who holds the Power portfolio,said in a written reply to a question by JKNPP member Harsh Dev Singh in the Assembly.

Supplementary Departmental Project Reports (DPRs) will then be prepared and sent to the union Ministry of Power for funding and subsequent electrification of the left-out areas will be done,he said.