India's social welfare reforms: Reaping rich returns
BLOG: Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana, which provides the poor clean cooking fuel through a LPG (liquid petroleum gas) connection, is one of the largest social transformation programmes aimed at safeguarding the health of women. It is especially intended for women who either work in smoky kitchens or need to visit unsafe areas to collect firewood for cooking.
The innovative scheme resulted in additional employment for thousands of people and provided business opportunities to over 100 million, as under the Make in India campaign, all gas stoves, cylinders, and regulators are manufactured indigenously. Leer Más