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PM Narendra Modi: 10 crore LPG connections given in four years against 13 crore since independence

Under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana, the government provides a subsidy of Rs 1,600 to state-owned fuel retailers for every free LPG gas connection that they install in poor rural households without one.

PM Modi's signature Ujjwala Yojana praised in WHO report: All you need to know

The scheme aims to protect women and children from the smoke emitted from households using firewood for cooking purposes. 

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Two Koraput tribal villages to be declared 'smokeless'

The villages switched to LPG after the officials held several meetings with the residents and showed them how to use LPG stove.

PM’s Ujjwala Yojana: Residents allege discrepancy in LPG allotment, Collector orders probe

“The benefit of the gas and (LPG) cylinder allotment under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana is not being given to real beneficiaries of Waghodiya taluka, though computerised record of the deputy mamlatdar supply office shows that they have been allotted,” stated a memorandum.

New gas connections to 10,000 BPL families

Vijay Rupani emphasised the state government is committed to provide house, food, employment and affordable medicine to everybody, especially the poor. He said the government is coming up with a plan to provide five lakh houses to urban and rural poor.

Launch of PMUY: At mega event, Dahod administration biggest challenge is to beat the heat

According to local officials, the district was chosen for the launch of the scheme for three states — Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan

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Distribution takes off from Ballia: Modi's free LPG scheme to ‘benefit 5 cr families’

During the event, the PM will hand over LPG connection to 10 BPL families to kickstart the distribution process.

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