Cabinet for taking all necessary steps for implementation of R-APDRP

SRINAGAR: The state Cabinet which met here Wednesday under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Omar Abdullah directed for taking all necessary steps for the smooth implementation of the Re-structured Accelerated Power Development Reforms Programme (R-APDRP).
It also took note of the steps taken so far towards the implementation of the (R-APDRP) Part A and Part B. The Government of India launched (R-APDRP) in the year 2009. The Programme has two components; Part A and Part B. The estimated cost of Part A (R-APDRP) is Rs. 191.25 crore and the estimated cost of Part- B is Rs. 1665.27 crore and it covers 30 towns in Jammu and Kashmir including twin cities of Jammu and Srinagar. The overall objective of the programme is to reduce the AT&C losses in the towns covered in the programme to 15%.