PMUY – Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana – Application Process, Required Documents –

PMUY – Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana – Application Process, Required Documents –

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana is an excellent scheme for social welfare of our PM Narendra Modi. This program started on 01-05-2016 from Uttar Pradesh Ballia. LPG connections will be offered to the eligible BPL household candidates in India under this Pradhan Manthri Ujjwala Yojana program.

The main intention of the scheme is to eradicate dirty cooking fuels majorly used in Indian rural places. Through this program rural people will get LPG gas (Liquid Petroleum Gas).

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Important Objectives of PMUY – Pradhan Mantri Yojana Program:

» PMUY program’s target is to provide Five 5 – Crore connection in the name of women who are ate Below Poverty Line (BPL) in the country.
» The govt of India has set an aim to offer 5 Crore LPG gas connections to distribute the Bellow Poverty Line house holds around the county.
» Some of the important targets are to empowering women and saving their health.
» To decrease the health problems attached with cooking related fossil fuel.
» To decrease total number of deaths in our country regarding unclean cooking related fuels.
» To save youngsters of our country from acute respiratory diseases caused due to indoor pollution of air using the fossil fuel in the process of cooking.

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana – How to apply for this scheme:

» Candidates who are eligible for this BPL (Bellow Poverty Line) may apply for this PMUY scheme by completing the KYC form of Ujjwala Yojana.
» BPL people who want to use this scheme must complete two page application form and pin all required certificates along with the form.
» The basic and important details like candidate name, contact details, jandhan or bank pass book details, aadhar number etc details must be filled in this PMUY application form.
» Applicants have to select the cylinder type that is 14.2KG or 5KG.
» All candidates can download KYC applications for PM Ujjwala Yijana from online and submit it at nearest LPG outlet after attaching all required certificates.

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana Eligibility Criteria:

» Depending on the data of SECC-2011 the identification of BPL families will be prepared.
» The candidates information will be present in the list of SECC 2011.
» All the beneficiaries must be women and they must be above 18 years age.
The women applicant should belong to BPL (Below Poverty Line).
» The main thing is that all the applied candidates must be at bellow poverty line (BPL).
» All the women who want to get benefit of this program should have an bank account in any nationalized bank in India.
» No person must not has an LPG connection in the family who want to get a gas connection.
» The complete information regarding this PMUY Pradhan Manthri Ujjwala Yojana has been depicted here.
» All the PMUY scheme applied candidates can search their details in SECC-2011 data list.

Applicants must have the following documents to apply for the Ujjwala Yojana Application process:

» See the following list and note the important certificates. Applicants have to attach all these documents to the application form after filling it with out mistakes.
» Panchayat Pradhan / Municipality Chairman Authorized BPL Certificate
» BPL Ration Card
» Aadhar Card or Voter ID Card (One Photo ID)
» Latest Pass port size photo
» See full list of documents for UY application that can be pinned on the basis of requirement.

Budget and Funding of PMUY – Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana:

» The Indian government arranged about Rs 2000 crore for this PMUY – Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana for the year 2016 – 2017.
» Indian government will offer LPG gas cylinder connection approximately to 1.5 crore BPL (Bellow Poverty Line) families for this running year.
» Rs 8000 Crore has been allotted from the union budget for this PMUY scheme to implement up to 3 years
» This PMUY scheme will be maintained by the money which will be saved through LPG subsidy through the “Give-it-Up” campaign.

PMUY finance assistance:

» Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana PMUY scheme offers an economical support of Rs 1600 for every Liquid Petroleum Gas LPG connection to the BPL household who are fit for this scheme.
» In this scheme LPG connections will be offered to the women who is the head of the household.
» Govt is also giving EMI felicity to purchase stove and refill.

The process of PM Ujjwala Yojana:

» Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas will implement this PMUY scheme.
» In the history of Indian government, for the first time Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas is giving this huge welfare scheme.
» For the coming 3 years this scheme will be continued that are Financial Year 2016-2017, 2017-2018 and 2018-2019.

LPG distribution Present Status:

» About 24 crore households are present in India now. In this number nearly 10 crore households are depending on fuel and fodder. These families are still using dried wood sticks and fodder and very far from using LPG gas.

Pradhan Manthri Ujjwal Yojana – PMUY Instant Details:

» Name of the Scheme: Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana
» Inauguration Date: 01st May 2016
» Important objective: Offer LPG connections to women from Bellow Poverty Line households
» Other objectives: T decrease health hazards/diseases and air pollution caused by the use of unclean fossil fuels
» Target: Distribution of LPG gas connections among five Crore Bellow Poverty Line households up to 2018-2019 year.
» Duration of the Scheme: 3 Years, FY 2016-17, 2017-18 and 2018-19
» Allotted Budget: Rs. 8000 Crore
» Financial Assistance: Rs. 1600/- per each LPG connection

» Eligibility BPL candidates list is available in SECC-2011 data
» Candidates who are fit for this scheme can verify their names in “SECC-2011 data”.
» Other benefits of PMUY: Stove and Refill cost will be offered in the basis of EMI process.

Inaguration of Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana – PMUY:

PMUY State Wise Launching details:

» This scheme has been started in seven States on 1st May PM Modi started this scheme.
» The following list gives the detail regarding this PMUY scheme and in which state it launched:

1. Uttarakhand 9-6-2016
2. Madhya Pradesh (MP) 4-7-2016
3. Bihar 28-6-2016
4.Uttar Pradesh (UP)1-5-2016
5.Gujarat 15-5-2016
6.Odisha 20-6-2016
7. Rajasthan 15-5-2016

Number of LPG Connections offered Under PM Ujjwala Yojana: (Approximately)

Uttar Pradesh – 35 Lakh
Tamil Nadu – 1.5 Lakh
Madhya Pradesh – 14 Lakh
Haryana – 2 Lakh
Maharashtra – 2.8 Lakh
Rajasthan – 13 Lakh
Chhattisgarh – 3.2 Lakh
Bihar – 10.5 Lakh
West Bengal – 7 Lakh
Odisha – 4.9 Lakh
Gujarat – 5.2 Lakh

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