Non-BPL families who do not have gas connections in but are entitled to gas subsidy, may get Haryana government’s assistance in getting loans from banks to get the connections, an official release said today.
The state government would soon initiate this process for arranging bank loans, and by October 2, 2018, all families will have gas connections in the state, it added.
The decision was taken at a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar with deputy commissioners and divisional commissioners through video-conferencing, here today, the official release said.
The loan for gas connection would be paid from the subsidy coming in the bank accounts of such consumers. Under the Ujwala Scheme, consumers belonging to the BPL (Below Poverty Line) and Socio Economic Caste Census (SECC) category are provided gas connections in the state free of cost. Read More