Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana is a new ambitious scheme by Narendra Modi Government. Under the scheme the government aims to provide free LPG connections to the women belonging to BPL (Below Poverty Line) families.

PM Ujjwala Yojana will be implemented in three years with a budget of 8000 crores. The government has set a target of providing 5 Crore LPG connections to the BPL women across the country.

The scheme provides a financial assistance of Rs. 1600/- for each LPG connection to the BPL households. In the financial year 2016-17, about 1.5 Crore women belonging to the Below Poverty Line (BPL) families will be provided free LPG connections with a budget outlay of Rs. 2000 Crores.

Latest Updates on Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana – 1.5 Crore Connections Released in 8 Months

January 2, 2017 | 11 Comments | Category: Central Government, Pradhan Mantri Yojana.
Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), an ambitious scheme of Central Government has seen more success than any other scheme. It can be proved by the fact that 1.5 Crore LPG connections have already been released within just 8 Months of launch of the scheme. PM Ujjwala Yojana was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on • Read More »

PM Ujjwala Yojana Target for 2016-17 May be Revised to 2 Crore

December 21, 2016 | 25 Comments | Category: Central Government, Pradhan Mantri Yojana.
Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana, an ambitious scheme of Central Government has witnessed a great success after its launch in May 2016. Under the Ujjwala Yojana, the central government has set a target to provide 5 Crore free LPG connections to women belonging to BPL households. PM Ujjwala Yojana Target for 2016-17 The government initially set • Read More »

1 Crore LPG Connections Distributed under PM Ujjwala Yojana

November 8, 2016 | 15 Comments | Category: Central Government, Pradhan Mantri Yojana.
Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), an ambitious scheme of NDA government has achieved a new milestone. Launched on 1st May 2016, the number of free LPG connections distributed under the scheme has crossed 1 Crore mark. The scheme was launched on 1st May 2016 from Balia in Uttar Pradesh to distribute free LPG connections to • Read More »

PM Ujjwala Yojana LPG Scheme in West Bengal for 1.06 Crore BPL Households

August 13, 2016 | 23 Comments | Category: Central Government, Pradhan Mantri Yojana, West Bengal.
Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

One of the most ambitious scheme of Narendra Modi Government, Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana is all set to be launched in West Bengal on Sunday, 14th August. Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan would launch PMUY LPG scheme in Kolkata to target 1.06 Crore BPL households in the state. LPG penetration in the state • Read More »

Ujjwala Yojana to be Launched in Chhattisgarh in August

July 25, 2016 | 13 Comments | Category: Central Government, Chhattisgarh, Pradhan Mantri Yojana.
Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana, a flagship social welfare scheme of Narendra Modi Government to provide free LPG connections to the BPL women in the country is all set to be launched in the state of Chhattisgarh in the first fortnight of August. The scheme was launched by the prime minister Narendra Modi on May 1st • Read More »

14.13 Lakh LPG Connections Released Under Ujjwala Yojana

July 16, 2016 | 23 Comments | Category: Central Government, Pradhan Mantri Yojana.
Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

About 14.13 lakh BPL families have received the free LPG connections under the flagship scheme Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana of Narendra Modi Government. The scheme for LPG connection distribution to BPL families is currently under operation in 487 districts of 17 states. Launched on 1st May, under the Ujjwala Yojana, the central government is providing • Read More »

PM Ujjwala Yojana Launched in Madhya Pradesh

July 5, 2016 | 19 Comments | Category: Central Government, Madhya Pradesh, Pradhan Mantri Yojana.
Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) has been launched in Madhya Pradesh by the Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh at Shahdol in the presence of Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of State (Independent Charge), Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas. At the event in Shahdol, the launch of PMUY was marked by distributing the LPG connections to • Read More »

SECC – 2011 Data Now Available for 21 States, Download from Here

July 4, 2016 | 94 Comments | Category: Central Government.
Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

Socio-Economic Caste Census – 2011 data is now available to download for 21 states. NIC (National Informatic Center) seems to be busy in uploading SECC-2011 data for other states as well as per the progress seen on the official website. UPDATE: SECC 2011 data is now available for all states. SECC-2011 data is nowadays is • Read More »

PM Ujjwala Yojana Toll Free Helpline Number Released

July 4, 2016 | 72 Comments | Category: Central Government, Pradhan Mantri Yojana.
Ujjwala Yojana Toll Free Number

Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas has released the toll free helpline number for the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana beneficiaries. The candidates from BPL households can call toll free at 1800 266 6696 to discuss any of their queries about the PM Ujjwala Yojana. However, there is already a 24×7 toll free number available for • Read More »

PM Ujjwala Yojana Launched in Bihar – 50 Lakh LPG Connections to be Provided

June 28, 2016 | 4 Comments | Category: Bihar, Central Government.
Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana, an ambitious scheme of Narendra Modi Government to distribute LPG connections to BPL households has been launched in Bihar. Petroleum and Natural Gas minister Dharmendra Pradhan launched the LPG connection scheme on 27th June. According to the statement given by the minister during the launch of Ujjwala Yojana, Bihar would be • Read More »