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8) After the success of Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) for liquefied petroleum gas (LPG)/cooking gas, the government has now decided to launch DBT for kerosene (DBTK). What hurdles are there in introducing DBT in Kerosene? Do you think it is better for government to promote and incentivise use of alternative fuel than kerosene? Critically comment.

Topic: Issues related to direct and indirect farm subsidies 

8) After the success of Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) for liquefied petroleum gas (LPG)/cooking gas, the government has now decided to launch DBT for kerosene (DBTK). What hurdles are there in introducing DBT in Kerosene? Do you think it is better for government to promote and incentivise use of alternative fuel than kerosene? Critically comment. (200 Words)

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