High cost of refills keep LPG out of reach for BPL families in Rampur, contradict govt claims on success of UJjwala scheme
Even though govt data shows the Ujjwala scheme exceeding its target of providing 5 crore subsidised LPG connections, the scheme has been a dud on the ground with BPL families claiming they can't afford LPG refills
In Rajasthan’s Chita Mehrat community, Narendra Modi’s schemes on toilets, bank accounts leave an impact on voters
Access to toilets, gas stoves and direct benefit transfer under Modi govt's flagship schemes is likely to make a dent in the winning prospects of the Congress in Pushkar constituency in Rajasthan
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday dedicated to the nation an integrated refinery expansion complex of the public sector Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited at the Kochi Refinery.
Ujjwala LPG scheme launched in 2016, originally targeted giving LPG connections to mostly rural women members of below the poverty line (BPL) households.
Two years of Ujjwala Yojana: Govt initiative has had an impact at ground level but teething problems remain
The Pradhan Mantri Ujjawala Yojana has not just emancipated Lakshmi from the suffocating smoke coming out of her clay stove, but also helped her have her own bank account
Two years of Ujjwala Yojana: Dalits in western UP laud benefits despite resentment against Centre on other issues
While Dalits in western Uttar Pradesh have been critical of the central government on many issues, they feel the Ujjwala Yojana has made their lives easier.
Centre to launch LPG panchayats to increase use of clean fuel, distribute gas connections in villages
Centre will launch a country-wide LPG Panchayat as a backup to the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana to distribute LPG connections in the rural areas
10 women from the President's hometown Jangipur as well as Raghunath Ganj and Murshidabad were handed over free gas connections at a ceremony
The Prime Minister gave away some cooking gas connections to people on the occasion.
The beneficiary will have to pay virtually nothing to switch over to LPG gas from their traditional chulhas at first instance
Pradhan said we have been providing LPG connections to the BPL families on concessional rates from the fund collected through CSR initiatives.
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today surrendered two 'extra' gas connections in his name, a day after a media report highlighted the issue.