Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], June 8 (ANI): Karnataka Power Minister KJ George on Wednesday stated that over two crore Karnataka individuals can avail free electrical energy underneath the Gruha Jyothi scheme.
Beneath the scheme, all households that use beneath 200 items of energy each month will get electrical energy freed from value.
“Of the two.16 lakh crore households with electrical energy connection, 2.14 lakh crore will profit from the scheme,” stated George.
Karnataka Power Minister defined that solely shoppers whose common energy consumption plus 10 per cent of it’s lower than 200 items might be eligible to avail the scheme.
The Minister added that buyers who use greater than the allotted items should pay for the additional items used, with 9 per cent of tax included in it.
“If common energy consumption plus 10 per cent is lower than 200 items, will probably be subsidised. Something over and above that should be paid. Customers who use greater than the allotted items, should pay for the additional items used. 9 per cent of tax might be included in it,” stated KJ George, Karnataka Energy Minister.
He stated that the scheme would even be prolonged to the tenants.
“It may be their very own home or rented home. They should have a voter ID and may enroll by means of the Seva Sindhu portal of the State Authorities”, George stated.
He additionally stated that the pending quantity must be cleared by the shoppers.
The scheme’s registration will start on June 15 and final until July 5. (ANI)
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