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Direct Benefit Transfer of LPG Gas Cylinder Subsidy (DBTL) scheme

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Direct Benefit Transfer of LPG Gas Cylinder Subsidy (DBTL) scheme
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Direct Benefit Transfer for LPG consumer (DBTL) is the scheme aimed to improve the subsidy administration of LPG across the country. As per this scheme an LPG consumer will get his/her cylinder at full market price and the differential between subsidized price and full market price i.e. the subsidy will be transferred to his/her bank account.

Direct Benefit Transfer of LPG Gas Cylinder (DBTL) scheme Flow Chart:
Direct Benefit Transfer of LPG Gas Cylinder-DBTL scheme Flow Chart

Following are the key features Direct Benefit Transfer of LPG Gas Cylinder (DBTL) scheme: 

  1. Under this scheme, all LPG consumers will start receiving their LPG cylinders at full market price and will get their subsidy directly in their bank accounts upto a capped limit(9 cylinders in a year)of LPG cylinder.
  2. To become eligible for this scheme an LPG consumer has to first become CASH TRANSFER COMPLAINT consumer.
    To become CASH TRANSFER COMPLAINT consumer one has to complete these 3 easy steps, as follows: 
    a. Received his/her Aadhaar Number
    b. Linked his/her Aadhaar number to LPG consumer number.
    c. Linked his/her Aadhaar number to Bank account.
  3. After completing these 3 steps the Cash Transfer Complaint consumer will start receiving his/her LPG subsidy directly in their bank account.
  4. CASH TRANSFER COMPLAINT consumers will get advance to buy their first subsidized cylinder after launch of the DBTL scheme.
  5. Non CASH TRANSFER COMPLAINT consumers will get a grace period of 3 months to become CASH TRANSFER COMPLAINT consumer.
  6. During these 3 months Non CASH TRANSFER COMPLAINT consumers will receive their LPG cylinder at subsidized price and if they become CASH TRANSFER COMPLAINT during this period will start receiving their subsidy directly in their bank account.
  7. After 3 months Non CASH TRANSFER COMPLAINT consumers will receive their LPG cylinder at full market price upto a capped limit(9 cylinders in a year)of LPG cylinder.
  8. After 3 months, only if the consumer is a CASH TRANSFER COMPLAINT consumer he/she will receive the subsidy for the subsidized cylinders as per their entitlement.