“In the entire country, about Rs. 45,000 crore will be spent under IPDS. This scheme will address many issues, including fraud, related to the power sector especially in the urban areas.
“Now I am happy that (the spending of) Rs. 572 crore (under the scheme) will bring new energy to the city.”
Power sector in India as on 15-09-2015. Ministry of Power
“Kashi street lights will be converted into LED lights. There will be savings to the tune of thousands of crores to the exchequer that will be utilised for cleanliness drive.”