After ten years of establishment of Kankara Putu Village of Arunachal, under Naharlagun Circle, was electrified under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana or Saubhagaya Yojana
Naharlagun Electrical Division, Executive Engineer Janu Taying who inspected the village electrification said that total of 16 house hold had been electrified under said scheme in this village.
As per proposal we had installed 16 KV transformer at the village but due to increasing numbers of house in the village 16 KV transformer is not able to cover all the houses, so now the villagers demanding for the up gradation of transformer and install at least 100 KV at village.
He also said that the department is planning to install that required transformer under Saubhagaya Yojana later and provide electricity to all the rest of the houses of the village. But it will take time.
He also said that under said scheme we planning to electrify every house hold and we working on it however there are no village remain un-electrified under this division.
Responding a questions, Taying said that earlier we tried to electrify the village under Rajiv Gandhi Gramin Vidhyuti Karan yojana, but we could not cover all. But this time we are able to electrified this village under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana and remains house will be electrify under Saubhagaya Yojana he added.
Taying also inform they have been instructed that by 31st December 2018, the Saubhagaya Yojana to be implement all un-electrified house hold and at present around 3200 house hold is yet to get benefits of this schemes within Naharlagun, Division.
Tami Yayik, a villager said that we are living this village from last five year and since one and half month our house had been connected with electricity and now we are very happy and we can watch TV, Using Fan, refrigerator and our children can study at night earlier our children used candle to study at night.
Kipa Tamey, another villager said that he is living this village since 2004. Earlier we faced many problem all village living in dark , we use candle and kerosene oil to lighting our house , which is very risky for fire accident. now those days gone. We are very much thankful to the government specially PM Modi.