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This govt is for poor: PM Modi

He launches the 'Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana', aims at providing LPG connections to 5 crore women recipients

Policy Pulse
Publish Date: May 1 2016 1:36PM | Updated Date: May 1 2016 1:36PM

This govt is for poor: PM Modi
PM Modi addressing in Balllia. (Photo: ANI)
 
PM Narendra Modi launched the 'Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana' at Ballia in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday.
 
The project aims at providing LPG connections to 5 crore women recipients from below poverty line (BPL) families over the next three years. 
 
Here are PM’s top quotes during his speech in Ballia:
 
* This land of Ballia is a revolutionary land, which us Mangal Pandey. People from this land give their lives to the nation
 
* On this day of labour Day, I applaud the hardwork of all Shramiks & appreciate their role in the development of India
 
* This government for the poor. Whatever we will do, will be for the poor. Government has worked a lot on labour related issues
 
* We introduced a Shram Suvidha website that has helped the Shramiks of the country
 
* Connectivity in this region, bridges, rail lines,..these issues were ignored but I praise all local MPs for ensuring this changes
 
* I came to Balliya to announce the scheme for cooking gas connections since this region has low number of connections