Gas Subsidy

2nd auction on subsidy to gas-based power projects on Sep 15

Under the plan, liquefied natural gas (LNG) will be imported and cash-strapped state power distribution companies will be financially supported to buy electricity from them.

Sep 06, 2015, 12:32 PM IST

Gas subsidy transfer scheme enters Guinness Book: Govt

The scheme entails giving households cash subsidy directly in their bank account so they can buy market priced cooking gas.

Aug 13, 2015, 21:30 PM IST

Withdrawal of gas subsidy to Bhutan `unwise` move: Pavan Varma

India`s former envoy to Bhutan Pavan K Varma strongly criticised "ill-timed and unwise decision" of the government in withdrawing the subsidy to the cooking gas provided to the Himalayan neighbour.

Jul 11, 2013, 20:28 PM IST