Consider the following statements about Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana (DDUGJY):

  1. The scheme focuses to provide separate feeders for agricultural and rural household consumption
  2. The scheme includes metering of distribution transformers and feeders

   Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

Both are correct statements
The scheme focuses on feeder separation (rural households & agricultural) and strengthening of sub-transmission & distribution infrastructure including metering at all levels in rural areas. The scheme includes metering of distribution transformers/feeders/consumers.

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