Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Give it Up campaign [ Current Affairs ]

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Give it Up campaign. It was launched at the annual energy-focussed summit Urja Sangam 2015. Give it Up campaign launched to purpose of society betterment to forego their liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) subsidy, which would be utilised in providing subsidised LPG connections to the poor.

  • The Give it Up campaign should be included on the lines of Swacch Bharat and Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao initiatives. Gas cylinders subsidy would be also linked with Adhar card number.
  • The PM Modi told that companies and banks to encourage their employees to give up the subsidy on LPG (liquefied petroleum gas).
  • Gas cylinders subsidy would be transferred to the poor who use wood for cooking.

- Published on: April 6, 2015