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President Mukherjee to distribute LPG connections to 2.5 crore BPL families in West Bengal

President Mukherjee to distribute LPG connections to 2.5 crore BPL families in West Bengal

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana is an ambitious social welfare scheme of Prime Minister Modi-led Government launched on May 1, 2016 from Ballia in Uttar Pradesh.

Ensure admission of children from BPL families in private schools: Haryana

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Tuesday directed the state education department to ensure children from BPL families get admission in private schools as per provisions of the RTE Act and the Haryana School Education Rules.

Govt to bear healthcare expenses of BPL families

Govt to bear healthcare expenses of BPL families

Noting that costly healthcare facilities were wiping away the finances of the poor, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced that government will bear healthcare expenses of up to Rs 1 lakh annually of BPL families. 

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana to be launched in Odisha today

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana to be launched in Odisha today

Launch of the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana to provide free of cost LPG cooking gas connections to women from BPL households will be held in Sambalpur, Odisha on Monday.

Top quotes by PM Narendra Modi at launch of free LPG scheme for poor families

Top quotes by PM Narendra Modi at launch of free LPG scheme for poor families

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday launched the 'Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana' in Ballia of Uttar Pradesh.  'Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana aims at providing LPG connections to 5 crore women beneficiaries from below poverty line (BPL) families over the next three years.

PM to launch Rs 8K cr scheme for free LPG connections to poor

PM to launch Rs 8K cr scheme for free LPG connections to poor

Modi will launch the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana at Ballia in Uttar Pradesh on May 1 and do a repeat function at Dahod in Gujarat on May 15.

Centre to provide 1.5 crore gas connections to BPL families

Centre to provide 1.5 crore gas connections to BPL families

The Centre will provide 1.5 crore gas connections to women members of Below Poverty Line (BPL) families during the current fiscal, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has said

More than 9000 BPL families to get aid for house construction

More than 9,000 BPL families in Kerala would be given financial aid to construct houses in Kerala, Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh said today.

CCEA okays supply of additional 5 MT foodgrain to BPL families

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs Thursday cleared a proposal to allocate additional 5 million tonnes of foodgrain to BPL families this fiscal, entailing a subsidy of about Rs 9,471 crore.

CCEA may decide on extra 5 mn tonnes grains for BPL families today

The ministry said in the note that the extra foodgrain allocation would be adjusted in states where the new Food Security programme will be implemented.

More fund to BPL families under Indira Aawas Yojana

Government intends to increase financial assistance given to BPL families under the Indira Aawas Yojana to Rs 84,000 from Rs 45,000 to build dwelling units, Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh informed Lok Sabha Thursday.

'Rs 29,151cr allocated under schemes for BPL families in FY13'

The government has allocated Rs 29,151.89 crore in 2012-13 under various schemes for benefit of families living Below Poverty Line (BPL), the Minister of State for Planning Rajeev Shukla said in Parliament Wednesday.

2 lakh BPL families in Rajasthan to get housing assistance

Around two lakh BPL families in rural areas of Rajasthan this year would get assistance from the state government to construct their houses.