In order to make Kerala a completely electrified state by March 31, 2017, Electricity Minister Kadakampally Surendran on September 9 directed KSEB officials to prepare an estimate of the work required in the district.
He was speaking at a review meeting on the plan at the District Collectorate. He asked officials to prepare a final list of the beneficiaries by September 20 and to reach at an estimate for the work by September 25.
He said that with this programme, the government aims to bring electricity even for those who reside in puramboke lands. He asked officials to make sure to provide power to those who do not have ownership of land too. As per the programme statistics, 9,811 households have to get electricity. To make this possible, the Minister requested the cooperation of the local body officials, people's representatives and others.
Source- Indian Express