Centre to give subsidy of Rs 200 per gas cylinder to PM Ujjwala Yojana beneficiaries

The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas (MoPNG) has announced that a subsidy of Rs 200 per LPG cylinder will only be extended to below po­­verty line (BPL) households covered under the Ujjwala scheme. There are around 90 million BPL households that were extended LPG connections free of cost under this scheme.