Himachal Pradesh has become the 18th State to join UDAY, a central scheme for revival of debt stressed power distribution companies, availing a net benefit of about ₹823 crore. Government of India signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Himachal Pradesh and state Discom under the Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojana (UDAY), for operational and financial turnaround of the Discom.
Ujwal DISCOM Assurance Yojana (UDAY) is the financial turnaround and revival package for electricity distribution companies of India (DISCOMs) initiated by Shri Piyush Goyal in November 2015.
So, let’s discuss some questions related to this post:
Q1. Name the 18th State, which has joined UDAY scheme?
Ans1. Himachal Pradesh