$6B funding for Telengana power infrastructure
India, Telengana: Telengana state in India will receive funding of $6 billion from the Union Government to develop the state power sector and improve the efficiency of the electricity distribution companies, Transco and Power Generation Corporation.
The $6 billion funding will be used for the development of electrical infrastructure and the facilities to ensure around-the-clock power supply in state villages, reports Deccan Chronicle.
According to the Union Minister Bandaru Dattatreya, the central government has already provided $1.7 billion for the state efforts to provide electricity to each and every village in the country.
Source: Deccan Chronicle