Beneficiary Selection Criteria ( for 3 & 5 HP solar pump) :

  • Farmers having farmland with assured source of water.
  • Farmers should not have conventional electricity connection.
  • Farmer having farm land up to 5 acre is eligible for 3 HP pump and farm land above 5 acre is eligible for 5 HP & 7.5 HP pump.
  • Farmers which are not electrified through any scheme previously.
  • Priority to farmers from Remote & Tribal area.
  • Farmers from villages which are not electrified yet due to NOC from forest Dept
  • Beneficiary farmers of “DHADAK SINCHAN YOJANA”
  • Paid pending consumer, applied for new electricity connection for agriculture pump

Beneficiary Selection Criteria for 7.5 HP Pump :

  • Water source must be well (वि‍हिर) or tube-well (कुपनलिका) only.
  • Solar pump will not be given on well & tube well coming under over-exploited, exploited & partially exploited villages defined by GSDA
  • Solar pump will be given to beneficiaries coming under villages in Safe Watersheds having Stage of Development / Extraction less than 60%.
  • Solar pump will not be given on Bore well coming under rock area.
  • The depth of water source must not be more than 60 mtrs.

Category wise Beneficiary Contribution:

Category Beneficiary Contribution 3 HP Beneficiary Contribution 5 HP Beneficiary Contribution 7.5 HP Beneficiary Contribution
General 10% Rs. 16560/- Rs. 24710/- Rs. 33455/-
SC 5% Rs. 8280/- Rs. 12355/- Rs. 16728/-
ST 5% Rs. 8280/- Rs. 12355/- Rs. 16728/-