Help remote tribal villages of Rajasthan with solar street lights | Milaap
Help remote tribal villages of Rajasthan with solar street lights
1%
Raised
Rs.4,200
of Rs.23,00,000
3 supporters
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    Created by

    Paneendra
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    This fundraiser will benefit

    Villagers

    from Chamarajanagar, Karnataka

Story

Many remote areas located in forest village don't have proper lighting and the power network is not so stable in such villages.  If we can install few solar street lights it help a lot for the villages.  Funds will be utilised to purchase the light fixtures from good vendors. With support from village level organisation we will install this at rural areas.
Tribal areas of Sirohi Rajasthan
  • Lighting reduces crime, its reduces snake bites, it reduces accidents. It will reduce unnatural deaths. It helps people to move safely. This project supports UN Sustainable Development Goal (SDG)  SDG7 aims to ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all; SDG 11 sustainable cities and communities ; SDG 3 good health and wellbeing Reduce Deaths by Road Accidents and improve the quality of life in villages;  SDG 13 Climate actions reducing greenhouse gas emission by using solar PV panel;  SDG 17 Partnership for goals. Reduction of 25 tons of kgCO2e
  • We have selected vendors who has supplied for several Rural areas and are manufacturing  company approved with Government. Vendors who have higher Lumen output and battery backup will be used at most places.
  • In line with UN SDG goal 17 we will work with village organisations and local governments for site selection.    We have already selected few villages
  • Project is executed by VKES a micro social enterprise on a zero profit basis. Any excess amount after completing the project shall be donated to beneficiary village tribals though thidr local NGO
Project Budget
DescriptionINR 1 unitINR 100 unitsUSD 100 units
All in One Street Light Fixture with 5% GST₹ 13,545₹ 13,54,500$ 18,813
Freight₹ 2,000₹ 2,00,000$ 2,778
Pole₹ 2,400₹ 2,40,000$ 3,333
Installation Material (Cement + Sand +Gravel)₹ 1,500₹ 1,50,000$ 2,083
Installation Labour ₹ 1,000₹ 1,00,000$ 1,389
Administration cost (10% )₹ 2,000₹ 2,00,000$ 2,778
Total₹ 22,445₹ 22,44,500$ 31,174

Selected Vendor and their credentials
  • We have selected vendors who has supplied for several Rural areas and are manufacturing company approved with Government. Vendors who have higher Lumen output and battery backup will be used at most places.
Partnerships for with Local government and village organisations
In line with UN SDG goal 17 we will work with village organisations like Veerbaba Janakalyan Society and   local governments for site selection and distribution and installation


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