Prime Time Zone, Telangana Bureau: Power Minister Jagadish Reddy said that the Telangana power sector is number one in the country. Speaking during the debate on the budget in the assembly .. He clarified that the name and fame of the state came due to the vision of the CM KCR, the power problem was overcome within six months of the formation of Telangana. Jagadish Reddy said that while the country’s per capita electricity consumption was 1,208 units, Telangana’s per capita electricity consumption alone was 2,071 units, which is 71 per cent higher than the country’s per capita consumption. KCRK is credited with providing free electricity to farmers in Telangana in the history of the country.
He clarified that those who have completed ITI, Engineering, Diploma, Inter and Vocational have already been offered the Apprenticeship in Singareni. He said work on the power third line in rural areas has been completed in rural areas and will be completed soon if it is brought to their notice that it is still pending anywhere. Singareni said due care was being taken with regard to the blastings. He said demand for coal was likely to decline in the coming days due to higher consumption in power generation. The Minister clarified that policies around the world are changing to reduce coal consumption and there is a need to change accordingly.