As BJP has won the UP vidhan sabha elections, the government has to fulfill the promise of Free gas cylinder yojana. Under the Ujjwala Yojana in Uttar Pradesh, Free LPG gas cylinders are to be delivered. In this article, we are covering all details of this scheme. You will come to know about the process to apply online & avail benefits of the muft gas cylinder scheme in UP under ujjwala yojana 2022.
Free Gas Cylinder Ujjwala Yojana
To woo the public in UP, the BJP had made a total of 130 promises in its election manifesto. However, BJP had called them a resolution because of the promise, that is, the double guarantee of fulfilling them. There was also a promise in this to give free gas cylinders till Holi to the beneficiaries of Ujjwala Yojana. But now this promise may overwhelm the government. Actually, at present, the price of a domestic gas cylinder is Rs 937.50. In this way, to fulfill this promise, the government will have to spend about 1400 crores. Just spending this huge amount so quickly can prove to be a big challenge for Yogi.
UP Free Gas cylinder scheme eligibility
- Applicant should be a permanent resident of UP
- Applicant should be attained at least 18 years
- Applicant should be a beneficiary of Ujjwala scheme
Free LPG Gas Cylinder Yojana UP – How to Apply online
There is no need to apply separately under this scheme. All beneficiaries under Ujjwala yojana are eligible to apply. If you have applied for ujjwala yojana in Uttar Pradesh and your name exists on the beneficiaries list, you will get the promised free gas cylinder under this scheme. So, please ensure that your name exists in the ujjwala yojana list. If you fulfill all the eligibility conditions and haven’t applied yet, you can apply from HERE.
To check if your name exists in the list or not, follow these steps:
- Visit this Page
- Select your state, district, block, and panchayat
- Finally hit the “Submit” button
- Now, you can see the names of beneficiaries
What is Free Gas cylinder yojana?
Before the Vidhan Sabha elections in UP, the BJP government promised to deliver free cylinders to all ujjwala yojana holders.
How much additional burden will this scheme put on the government?
This scheme puts an additional 14000 crore burden on the government.
Is this the only scheme promised by the government?
No, there are various other promises that have to be fulfilled by the government. These include Increasing pension amount, increase kanya sumangala yojana amount etc.