R-APDRP Implementation in Nagaland.......                   Ministry of Power, Government of India, has launched the Restructured Accelerated Power Development and Reforms Programme (R-APDRP) with focus on establishment of base line data, fixation of accountability, reduction of AT&C losses.
R-APDRP was launched by GoI as a Central Sector Scheme with following Vision and Objective:
eduction of AT&C losses and improvement in Consumer services on sustainable basis though adoption of Information Technology (IT) and communication.

Energy accounting and auditing without any human intervention to identify key areas requiring administrative/technical measures
Enforcement of Transparency in business operations and internal accountability
Objective evaluation of demonstrable performance of utilities due to implementation of
The Part-A (IT) scheme envisages preparation of Base-line data for the project area covering GIS based Consumer Indexing and Asset Mapping of the entire distribution network and Automatic meter reading of Distribution Transformers, HT Consumers, Feeders and Boundary meters. It will include adoption of IT applications for meter reading, billing & collection; energy accounting and auditing; MIS; redressal of consumer grievances through establishment of IT enabled consumer service centers etc. The scheme is being implemented with establishment of Data Center (DC), Customer Care Center (CCC), Disaster Recovery Center (DR) and thereafter integrating various utility offices in the eligible towns with Central data center in each state, so that all business applications hosted at data center are accessed by town users through a secured and reliable connectivity in the form of MPLS link as well as GPRS/CDMA connectivity at metering nodes for undertaking proper Energy Audit and taking corrective actions thereafter. After declaration of Go-live of the town, all the commercial business operations in the town are processed through IT system and Energy audit reports and other MIS/exception reports are also generated through IT system without any human intervention. It is absolutely essential that after declaration of Go-live of the town, utilities take utmost care for maintenance and updation of IT system along with database to derive benefits from huge investment made under R-APDRP, Part-A (IT) system.
Nagaland Scope of R-APDRP is for 9 Towns :
A) Dimapur Circle
(i)    Kohima
(ii)  Dimapur
(iii)  Chumukedima
(iv)  Phek
(v)   Wokha
B) Mokokchung Circle
(i)    Mokokchung
(ii)   Tuensang
(iii)   Mon
(iv)   Zunheboto