As per the reports in Financial Times, the oil ministry has warned citizens about the fake website inviting applications for dealership under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana. The website running at www.ujjwalayojana.org is a fake website which is inviting applications for allotment of gas agency dealership/distributorship under the PM Ujjwala Yojana.
Official Website of Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana is www.pmujjwalayojana.com where application forms for getting a new free LPG connection can be downloaded for free in both Hindi and English format.
The government has warned citizens not to fill any application form on www.ujjwalayojana.org or do not share any personal details and deposit any registration fee as might be asked by the website owners. This entity with the name www.ujwalayojana.org has issued an advertisement in Hindustan newspaper regarding appointment of LPG distributorship under RGGLV Yojana.
It is clarified that this entity is not authorized by the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas to appoint LPG distributorship. It is requested that general public should not respond to the advertisement or any other communication from this entity in any manner.
Read More at press release issued by Petroleum Ministry: http://pib.nic.in/newsite/erelease.aspx?relid=161754.
www.pmujjwalayojana.in is not the official website of PM Ujjwala Yojana, It is just to provide information about the scheme. www.pmujjwalayojana.in does not invite any kind of applications nor it ask for any registration/application fee from its visitors.