Rohit, a sales executive who is a permanent resident of the city, has been waiting for the delivery of refill LPG cylinder for almost a fortnight. “I booked a refill cylinder over the phone on June 26. I received an SMS confirming the booking.
Over 1,000 LPG connections were given to BPL families in Una district today under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojna and the Grahini Suvidha Yojna at three separate functions.
Major producers of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), including Indian Oil Corporation, Bharat Petroleum Corporation and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation
More Indian-flagged crude oil and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) tankers are taking the Indian Navy escort service on their journey through the Strait of Hormuz carrying oil and gas for Indian buyers after the government last week allowed fleet owners to deploy Navy
Modi Government To Complete Ujjwala Target In First 100 Days; Aims To Provide Total Household LPG Coverage
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 rising prices of LPG refill have severely affected the beneficiaries of the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana. Under the scheme, they were given stoves and cylinders free of cost. Although the subsidy is deposited in the bank account of the beneficiaries, the latter are finding it hard to shell out increased money.
LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) cylinder prices have been hiked with effect from May 1 compared to the previous month. While the subsidised LPG price has been raised by 28 paise per cylinder (14.2 kilograms) and 29 paise per cylinder in in Delhi and Mumbai respectively
India’s demand for liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) rose to a record in the fiscal year ended in March amid government measures to provide cleaner cooking fuel to rural households, and analysts expect consumption to keep rising.
Subsidised cooking gas (LPG) price on Wednesday was hiked by 28 paisa per cylinder and now costs over Rs 82 more than the rate in 2014, when the BJP government came to power.
The rising prices of LPG has compelled households, mostly in rural areas, to depend on wood as fuel. This has in turn reduced forest cover in Aurangabad.