Corona virus has had a huge impact on the entire world economy. The central government has announced a relief package of Rs 1.7 lakh to provide relief to the poor people. In which, under the Ujjwala scheme, the central government will supply LPG cylinders for free. The government will give the benefit of this scheme to those people who are already registered under this scheme. You now have only one month left to take advantage of this government scheme. Because the validity of getting free gas cylinders for 3 months will end at the end of June.
For taking LPG cylinder for free, it is mandatory to register the customer's mobile number. <! –
This means that the beneficiaries whose mobile number is registered with the gas agency, only they will get the benefit of this scheme. Under the Ujjwala scheme, 3 LPG cylinders of 14.2 kg will be given in the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana. Only one cylinder will be given free in a month. Those who have a Pak five kg cylinder will be given a total of 8 cylinders in 3 months.
To get a LPG cylinder for free, a woman from the BPL family can apply to get a gas connection under PMUY. For this, they have to fill the kyc form and submit it to the nearest LPG center. For application in PMUY, a 2 page form, required documents, name, address, Jan Dhan bank account number, Aadhaar number etc. are required. While applying, you also have to tell whether you want to take 14.2 kg cylinder or 5 kg.
Are these documents necessary for PMUY?
BPL card authorized by Panchayat Officer or Municipal Corporation President
BPL Ration Card
Photo ID (Aadhaar Card, Voter ID)
Passport size photo
Ration card copy
Self-declaration verified by Gazetted Officer (Gazetted Officer)
LIC policy, bank statement
Name print out in BPL list
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