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Ujjwala scheme

Centre cuts excise duty on petrol by Rs.8 and diesel by Rs.6

Petrol price down Rs 9.5/l, diesel Rs 7 after Centre cuts excise duty

22 May 2022 2:00 AM

International Energy Agency praises Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

So far, about 7.4 crore LPG connections have been given. The target is to give 8 crore connections by 2020.

19 Jul 2019 4:19 PM

LPG use in India to surge from record as government promotes cleaner fuel

India consumed a record 24.9 million tonnes of LPG in the financial year 2018/19, 53 per cent higher than five years ago.

03 May 2019 12:49 PM

Zero tolerance to terror, will go to any extent to secure the country: Amit Shah

'We are proud that a surgical strike was conducted at a place which was used for spreading terrorism in India since long' said Amit Shah.

26 Feb 2019 8:47 PM

Nationalist Congress Party punches holes in Centre’s LPG gas scheme

She also rubbished the claims of union government that Ujjwala scheme has changed the lives and minimised the hardships of women.

13 Feb 2018 2:24 AM


Budget 2018: NDA woos rural India with free LPG, houses

LPG quota to be increased, Rs 16,000 cr for electricity to villages and health insurance.

02 Feb 2018 7:03 AM

Budget 2018: Free LPG to 8 cr poor women under Ujjwala scheme

The percentage of working women has declined from 36 per cent being employed in 2005-06 to 24 per cent of women employed in 2015-16.

01 Feb 2018 4:42 PM