Project Details:

Location Sawade Village (Part of Villages in Sawade Grampanchayat- Palghar, district)
Target area Solar Irrigation, Water Supply and Sanitation Infrastructure
Beneficiaries Direct beneficiaries 503 Residents
Implementing Agency Chirag Rural Development Foundation – NGO

Project Period:

Rural Development at Sawade Village for FY 2021-22

About Chirag Rural Development Foundation:

Chirag Rural Development Foundation was set up in 2011 as an independent NGO. Project Chirag is an initiative of the NGO to light up rural lives using a clean and sustainable energy source.


1. To provide access to solar power (one of the most viable and sustainable resource available) to villages that have no access to grid electricity around which rural transformation can take place by impacting homes, education, health and livelihood and improved quality of life. 2. Villagers will receive access to 30ltsr of water for domestic use per day 3. Villagers will have access to community sanitation facility 4. 30 acres of land will be brought under cultivation and green cover 5. The residents will be trained in maintenance of equipment which will help in sustaining the initiatives taken by the Company

Solar Electrification and Clean Water Supply at Sawade Village