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Reality of PM Modi's Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana in UP's Ballia

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), had promised to rid rural women of the drudgery of smoky kitchens by providing LPG connections on May 1, 2016, in Uttar Pradesh's Ballia. The objective of the scheme, as stated on the website, is to safeguard the health of women and children by providing them clean cooking fuel so that their health is not compromised in smoky kitchens and they do not have to wander in unsafe areas to collect firewood. News Nation brings to you a ground investigative report on the reality of PMUY in Ballia.

Updated : 02 October 2018, 05:07 PM