Power curtailment


Srinagar: The administration of Jammu and Kashmir has sought Rs 3400 crore from the Government of India for funding cost escalation of different GoI sponsored schemes in the power sector, sources disclosed. Official sources said that JK’s Power Development Department (PDD) is vigorously pursuing the proposal with Power Ministry of India. “The funding is required to meet increasing costs of schemes like Integrated Power Development Scheme(IPDS), Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana(DDUGJY) and Prime Minister’s…