Riview meet on ‘Aalok Jyoti Prakalpa’ to connect village markets with solar light
By Our Correspondent, 23/05/2022, Agartala

The state Deputy Chief Minister and also the power minister Jishnu dev Verma on Monday chaired a review meeting here at the secretariat with the officials of Tripura Renewable Energy Development Authority (TREDA) on ‘Aalok Jyoti Prakalpa’ which aims to connect the village markets across the state with solar light.

The ‘Aalok Jyoti Prakalpa’ is the first of the kind of state government project which mainly focuses on lighting up the markets of the remote areas of the state with solar light to encourage more business with more safety.

Jishnu also reviewed PM- Kusum solar pump for small farmers for irrigation and said that Tripura govt has provided additional subsidy for this scheme, where farmers only have to pay Rs 2500 for one Hp pump against the actual cost of Rs 2.50 lakhs.