By BizLED Bureau
October 13, 2015: Indian state Uttar Pradesh will distribute 200,000 LED bulbs in Pilibhit, one of its districts, at a discounted price of Rs 100 (US $1.54 approx.). The LED scheme aims encourage residents to switch from incandescent lights to LED lights.
Uttar Pradesh government will organize camps at different places throughout Pilibhit district to facilitate citizens to acquire LED bulbs at a discounted rate. People who want to avail benefits of this scheme will have to carry a copy of their electricity bill to get the LED bulbs at discounted prices.
Currently, In India, LED bulbs are sold at a rate of about Rs 400.