The government will give 5 kg of chickpeas free to these cardholders from your work / next month.
Antyodaya Anna Yojana and Priority House Hold Ration Cardholders will be given 5 kg of chickpeas free of cost through ration shops from December 1. A few months ago, the central government announced a scheme to provide one kilogram of chickpeas to Antyodaya Anna Yojana and Priority Household cardholders from July to November under the second phase of the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana, an official in the district supply officer's office said.5 crore free foodgrains will be made available to 80 crore poor people.
The scheme can be availed till November 30, 2020, Announced to give 1 kg of dal free per family
It may be mentioned that the last date of the Prime Minister's Poor Welfare Food Scheme is approaching. In March, during the Koro epidemic, the government announced the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana as part of the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan package. To provide relief to poor families, under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana, the government has announced to provide 5 kg of cereals (wheat or rice) per person and 1 kg of pulses per family free of cost to more than 80 crore ration card holders for April, May, and June. .This is in addition to the present quota of 5 kg of free foodgrains available on ration cards. After this, the scheme (Pradhan Mantri Garbi Kalyan Anna Yojana) was limited to Diwali and Chhath Puja, i.e. the benefit of this scheme can be availed till November 30, 2020.
5 crore free foodgrains will be made available to 80 crore poor people
By November 30, 5 kg of free foodgrains will be made available to about 800 million poor people in the country. In addition to the present quota of foodgrains, 5 kg of wheat or rice per person and 1 kg of chickpeas per family will be provided free of cost.