Ensuring that Ujjwala Yojana beneficiaries keep using clean cooking gas is a key task for the government, the Economic Survey has said. “Government of India initiated a big step in the form of the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana
The Centre is set to introduce a unique amendment in the upcoming National Tariff Policy. This is expected to improve the income of discoms and prevent states from taking populist measures of low electricity tariff.
With the criticality of power sector for the economy and the fact that it comes under concurrent purview of both the central and the state governments, there has been a significant focus on 24×7 reliable power supply throughout the country.
Under its Adarsh Station Scheme (ASS), Indian Railways has identified 1,253 stations for development and, of these, 1,103 railway stations have already been developed, said Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday.
The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council should not lower the tax incidence on petrol- and diesel-run vehicles according to a statement from the Indian Foundation of Transport Research and Training (IFTRT).
After connecting over 2.62 crore households with power supply connection under Saubhagya scheme, the Narendra Modi-led government has now advanced its goal to provide 24-hour quality and reliable power supply across India.
The union budget 2019-20 is likely to renew the focus on Prime Minister Modi-led National Democratic Alliance government’s flagship Ujjwala scheme to ensure LPG coverage for all of the country’s households before the year-end, reports LiveMint.
The Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), which won the BJP-led NDA government a lot of rural women votes in the just concluded general elections, is expected to be further expanded under the incoming government with a focus on delivery and use of smaller 5 kg LPG gas cylinders.