Free food grains supply to all migrants for next 2 months in India
NEW DELHI, May 14, 2020, India Today. Free food grains supply to all migrants for the next 2 months. For non-card holders, they shall be given 5kg wheat/rice per person & 1 kg chana per family/month for 2 months, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said, India Today reported.
India’s government to spend Rs 3,500 crore on giving free foodgain to 8 crore migrant workers who do not have either central or state PDS cards. PDS ration cards to be made portable to allow migrant workers to use ration cards across states.
Today's initiatives focuses on migrant workers, street vendors, small traders, the self-employed & small farmers: FM Nirmala Sitharaman pic.twitter.com/HH76XN0ZKh
— ANI (@ANI) May 14, 2020