Web Exclusive | August 2016
Munger becomes the first, fully electrified district in Bihar
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar felicitated developers Ashoka Buildcon Ltd, after the company successfully achieved early completion of village electrification in Munger district of the state, through it’s power EPC division. The company was awarded this contract by the Bihar State Power (Holding) Co. Ltd, to be completed by August 2016, as part of the Deen Dayal Upadhyay Rural Electrification Scheme. Of the 27 districts awarded to various contractors under the scheme, this is the first in south Bihar to be completed ahead of schedule. Munger district, now has the distinction of being declared the first, fully electrified district in the state of Bihar.