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More than 14 crore free of cost cylinders provided during Covid-19

 

  • More than 14 crore free of cost cylinders have been provided to Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana beneficiaries during Covid-19. 
  • Under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Package free of cost LPG cylinders are being provided to the beneficiaries for upto three free LPG refills till 31st December, 2020. 
  • Petroleum and Natural Gas Ministry said, more than 7.5 crore beneficiaries have availed free cylinders under the scheme. 
  • The scheme aims at providing clean-cooking fuel to the poor households.