Chief Minister N.Biren Singh said that under the dynamic leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the ‘Saubhagya Scheme’ would transform the lives, especially poorest of the poor by providing power supply to every household of the country.

This was stated by him at the launching function of Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana (Saubhagya Scheme) in Manipur held at Hotel Classic Grande, Imphal today.

Speaking on the occasion, Chief Minister mentioned that the power supply has improved to a large extent especially after corporatisation of the erstwhile Electricity Department into Transmission Company and Distribution Company.

Chief Minister said that the State Government has electrified 972 Census villages under various plans of Deendayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana) and 1,442 census villages under State plan.