On February 10 the West Bengal government announced that if the consumers consume upto 75 units electricity every quarter then there should not be charged for them. This announcement came when the Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray announced that the people who consume upto 100 units of electricity will not be chargeable for fees. They are also planning to provide the facilities to farmers of Maharashtra of free supply of electricity. The motive of both Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray is same that reduction in electricity terrif.
The Finance Minister of West Bengal said that we are creating a scheme through which we can build a house for all permanent tea garden workers. The government has also proposed agriculture income tax sacrifice for tea gardens for the next two fiscals.