In Himachal Pradesh the Deen Dayal Upadhaya Gram Jyoti Yojana is being implementing in two phases. Total 12 projects have been sanctioned with the cost of 159 Crore 12 Lakh Rupees.
As per the census of 2011 the state has total 17882 inhabited villages where total rural households are 14.56 Lakh.
There is no un-electrified village as of now in the state but the State Electricity Board is emphasizing on power system strengthening through Deen Dayal Upadhaya Gram Jyoti Yojana.
About 13 Crore 46 Lakh Rupees have been released so far for the execution of the project. The Yojana has been proved boon for people.
Under the Yojana old wires and transformers are being replaced to ensure regular power supply and to meet out low voltage problem in some areas of the hill state.