Budget 2018: Oil & Gas

48Budget 2018 Oil & Gas

In the budget, the government has enhanced the number of beneficiaries under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) for receiving deposit-free new cooking gas connection to 8 crore from 5 crore with an additional allocation of Rs 4,800 crore. This has also been approved by the cabinet. The revised targets of PMUY will be achieved by 2020.