Aadhar compliance made mandatory for LPG subsidy
|Government of India is launching Direct Benefit Transfer of LPG (DBTL) scheme in 20 high Aadhar coverage districts from 1.6.2013. The scheme aims to provide subsidy to consumers in their bank accounts. The list of 20 districts is given below:|
|All LPG consumers of the above districts are advised to immediately do the following to avail of subsidy in their bank account:|
|For the benefit of LPG consumers, OMCs have provided the facility on their websites to check whether the Aadhaar number has been attached to LPG consumer number / bank account.|
LPG consumers, who cannot complete formalities by 1.6.2013, will have a grace period of three months i.e. 1.6.2013 to 31.8.2013 to complete the formalities. After this period i.e. with effect from 1.9.2013, all consumers who have not completed the formalities will get LPG cylinders at market price, without any subsidy, till they complete the same.
The salient features of the DBTL scheme are described below:
|Click here to download request form for linking Aadhaar Number with your bank account.|
Click here to download format for submitting Aadhaar Number to LPG Distributor.