Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana (DDUGJY):

  1. aims at increasing electricity production in the country
  2. envisages strengthening of sub-transmission and distribution network
  3. aims at free electricity connections to BPL rural households

          Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] 2 and 3 Only

First statement is wrong because the scheme does not talks about increasing production in the country.DDUGJY aims at village electrification and providing electricity distribution infrastructure in the rural areas.It also aims to strengthen sub-transmission and distribution network to prevent power losses.

This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module