The Tamil Nadu Electricity Board(TNEB) proposed to provide electricity connections for five lakh rural families under the ‘Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana’ scheme in another six months. The Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana scheme was launched by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh early this year in various states, including Assam, Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Orissa, Kerala, Maharashtra and West Bengal. Read more at http://news.chennaionline.com/newsitem.aspx?NEWSID=76a750f9-5dbc-4c25-bf5a-13bec66ed604&CATEGORYNAME=CHN