Beyond the barriers of affordability: An analysis of India’s cooking fuel support program under the COVID-19 assistance package
As part of the relief measures announced by the Indian government to combat the COVID-19 crisis, 80 million poor women received cash transfers to purchase liquefied petroleum gas (LPG). This paper analyzes the program’s performance and the experience of beneficiaries while purchasing LPG refills from the money disbursed during and after the lockdown.
Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana: Building smiles, changing lives
Through this video, MSC attempts to describe the complete journey of a PMUY beneficiary, narrating the benefits they received and the challenges they face in getting LPG refills. The video explains the underlying causes behind the low use of LPG refills and provides solutions to bring a complete shift to LPG use.