Tag: Free cooking gas connection

  • Free cooking gas connection for BPL women consumers

    Free cooking gas connection for BPL women consumers

    New Delhi : (IANS) In a major move to benefit Indian women from weaker sections of society, the union cabinet on Thursday approved a Rs.8,000-crore scheme to give free cooking gas connections to women members of households below poverty line (BPL). The cabinet approved the Pradhan Mantri Ujwala Yojana with an outlay of Rs.8,000 crore…