Baloda Bazaar Collector JP Pathak briefed the media where in he said that Ujjawala Divas was celebrated on April 20 in the district in the specified Gram Panchayats as part of Gram Swaraj Abhiyaan.
He said that meetings have been convened on this occasion and the beneficiaries were informed of the benefits of using gas cylinders.
He also said that even the beneficiaries would be urged to share their experiences of using gas cylinders under the scheme.
The official programs in the district would also be attended by representatives of gas agencies as designated by Petroleum Ministry, who would then brief the users on how to safely use gas cylinders.
Collector JP Pathak also released the list of gas agencies assigned to hold camps in different gram panchayats.
In most of these camps, attempts would be made to disburse at least 100 gas cylinders.
The gas agencies have also been tasked with organizing LPG panchayats with the participation of at least 500 women.>