Nod for Rs 450 crore central funds to boost power infrastructure
GURUGRAM: Union power minister Piyush Goyal appeared impressed with the Khattar government on Wednesday, after reviewing its initiatives to strengthen the power sector in the state.
Goyal, the MoS for power, coal, new and renewable energy, announced his ministry has accorded principle approval of Rs 450 crore for the Rs 1,350 crore scheme aimed at development and modernisation of power infrastructure in Gurgaon. An amount of Rs 272 crore has already been approved under the scheme.
In a meeting with Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar, Goyal said the state government was doing commendable work towards strengthening the power sector across Haryana.