Biju Gram Jyoti Yojana (BGJY)


Objective :
In order to ensure “Electricity to all”, the State Govt. have launched a scheme in the year 2007-08 namely, “Biju Gram Jyoti Yojna” to electrify villages/habitation having less than 100 population those are not covered under RGGVY. There was a target for electrification of 10,000 villages/habitation during the 11th Five Year Plan under the scheme.

Fund flow arrangement : The Government of Odisha provides budgetary support of 100% for implementation of this people’s beneficiary scheme. So far the Government of Odisha have provided Rs 497 crore for this programme. The year-wise allocation of funds is given in the figure below :

Figure :1  Allocation under BGJY  For electrification of remaining BPL households under the scheme, a provision of Rs.150.00 crore is proposed in the Plan Budget for the F.Y. 2012-13.

Implementation Status : The amount allotted under the scheme in each year is released in favour of the district Collectors for execution of work.11579 nos. villages and 139257 BPL Households have been electrified till 30.04.2012,under the scheme. The work is implemented through the electricity distribution Companies or by the authorized licensee as the case may be under the direct supervision of district administration.  

Project Monitoring Mechanism : The Government of Odisha in Energy Department lays considerable emphasis on sustained monitoring of the projects. Though the schemes are being implemented by the district administration, the Energy Department conducts regular review and project evaluation meeting under the Chairmanship of Commissioner-cum-Secretary by convening meeting of district Collectors and the officials of the Executing Agencies. The Hon’ble Chief Minister, Odisha also undertake the review meeting time to time for success of the scheme. The senior officers of the Department make field visit to review the progress of work at field level.           

Progress as on -30-04-2013
 

Name of the Districts

Total no. of Habs taken  up    under the scheme   (Nos)  

Total no.    of Habs. Electrified till 30.04.13  (Nos)  

Total no. of BPL  households charged (Nos)

Total fund allotted till date in (Rs) in lakh  

1.Angul

290

290

2858

1300

2.Balasore

456

456

5199

1629.8

3.Bargarh

833

485

6868

2856

4.Bhadrak

303

303

3498

1100

5.Bolangir

410

348

4079

1650

6.Boudh

59

59

747

490

7.Cuttack

994

791

6814

1950

8.Deogarh

108

99

965

500

9.Dhenkanal

314

272

5095

1600

10.Gajapati

247

153

1267

1525

11.Ganjam

541

278

4581

2379

12.Jagatsinghpur

219

219

2489

1150

13.Jajpur(CESU)

38

37

487

64.23

14.jajpur(NESCO)

814

750

10024

1885.78

15.Jharsuguda

162

134

1449

950

16.Kalahandi

560

401

2364

2200

12.Jagatsinghpur

219

219

2489

92.45

13.Jajpur(CESU)

38

37

487

0

14.jajpur(NESCO)

814

750

10024

295.9

15.Jharsuguda

162

134

1449

57.319

16.Kalahandi

560

401

2364

220.83

17.kandhamal

593

324

4932

1550

18.Kendrapara

843

720

4014

2181

19.Keonjhar

546

496

7018

1750

20.Khurdha

772

500

6549

1450

21.Koraput

1046

604

8816

2300

22.Malkangiri

323

271

4812

1394

23.Mayurbhanj

851

841

16911

3700

24.Nabarangpur

309

270

2464

1850

25.Nayagarh

649

464

2694

950

26.Nuapada

374

215

3335

1640

27.Puri

613

593

5643

1697

28.Rayagada

399

278

4699

1400

29.Sambalpur

340

244

982

1250

30.Sonepur

266

233

2609

1050

31.Sundargarh

546

451

4995

2317

Grand Total

16611

13120

156070

50375.31