Free Ration – Distribution Under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana 2021
Free Ration – Distribution under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana 2021
Free ration distribution under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana 2021
After 21 days of lockout in Gujarat, the government will distribute free ration to about 3.25 crore needy people in the state from tomorrow.
A Bayer correspondent reports that the government has also announced a one-month free ration distribution to migrant workers from April 4. In view of the current lockdown situation, the government will distribute the required ration to more than millions of Antyodaya families through about 17,000 fair price shops.
s Kumar, said that only 25 beneficiaries will be given ration at a time to maintain social distance. According to top government sources, as of 1 April, India had stored 1.4–1.5 million tonnes of pulses in its warehouses, which is below the buffer standard of 20 million tonnes. Last year, when the center decided to distribute 1 kg of free pulses per month to all 200 million NFSA families, it sat on a huge pile of over 30 million tonnes.
However, this year it is not yet a luxury when it comes to beans. In addition, sources said that the procurement of pulses by NAFED (the main pulses distribution agency in India) is also not accelerating as the prices are above the MSP.
director and head member of the Right to Food Campaign, welcomed the government’s decision to distribute additional free food grains, saying that the scheme should be valid for at least six months from May, as Kovid continued to suffer There are apprehensions. For a long time.