Ujjwala Plus Yojana – The NDA government can announce the launch of Ujjwala Plus Yojana, which is to increase the coverage of the scheme for free LPG connection to the poor on the upcoming Independence Day. Ujjwala Plus is the next step of the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), which provides free gas connections to women belonging to below poverty line as per the socio-economic caste census (SEC) 2011.
Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana Gujarat
BJP Chief Amit Shah and union minister Dharmendra Pradhan launched an ambitious social welfare scheme of PM Narendra MODI is known as Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana(PMUY) in a tribal-dominated Dahod district in Gujarat state on 15th May. Dahod district has the lowest percentage of LPG connection in Gujarat, hence it is selected for launching the scheme. In this scheme government with aims to provide LPG connections to the 5 crore women which are in Below Poverty Line (BPL) in the next three years.The main aim of the scheme is to provide a healthy environment to the women across the nation and reducing indoor pollution and other problems from the burning firewood.The Pradhan Mantri Ujjawala yojana provides a positive impact on the lives of women from BPL families.
Pradhan Mantri Ujjwla yojana has done its work greatly all over the country.Right now under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana government has already achieved the target of 1.5 crore LPG connection under PMUJ in the first year of launch under the scheme. Under this central government-run oil marketing companies has temporarily postponed the further release of new connections after meeting the target of 1.5 crore LPG connections under PMUJ in its first year. But according to news sources grant of new connections will be resumed soon.