Joint Collector A. Babu on Wednesday said that the State government issued orders facilitating transfer of ‘Deepam’ cooking gas connection only in the event of death of the beneficiaries. In a statement here, Mr. Babu said that in the district there were 2.31 lakh ‘Deepam’ connections and the transfer could be done only to the daughters of the beneficiaries. Those who wish to opt for a transfer could meet the village revenue officer concerned for the details, Mr. Babu said.