Andhra Pradesh, Nov 9 : As a part of Prime Minister's Ujwal scheme 10,000 gas connections were sactioned for chittoor district, says Nageswara Rao District civil supplies officer.
He also said, only the women who doesn't insist any gas connections are eligible to take the beneficiary opportunity of the scheme. They are distributing through almost 90 gas agencies all over the district to the beneficiaries .
The officials informed the applicants to follow the rules of submitting Aadhaar and bank passbook details to the gas agencies of their respective areas. Total of about 30,000 applications were received for the gas connections in the district of chittoor.
The District civil supplies officer also added by saying ,"Ration of 5 kg of rice at Rs 23.50 per kg would be supplied to the beneficiaries who are effected by the drought-hit in the district administration.
For the supply of rice to the people 3310 tones of rice has already imported to the district of chittoor.