NF Bureau: Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan handed over LPG connection to 7th crore beneficiary under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) at an event in New Delhi on Friday.
As per the recent data, 82% of PMUY beneficiaries are going for refilling their cylinders.
As many as five states including Uttar Pradesh (1.26 crore), followed by West Bengal (78.47 lakh), Bihar (77.51 lakh), Madhya Pradesh (63.31 lakh) and Rajasthan (55.34 lakh) top the list in gas connections.
Under the PM Ujjwala Yojana, the Government aims to provide clean cooking fuel to every household who can’t afford it.
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