- CM Bhupesh Baghel made a big announcement for the poor in Chhattisgarh
- CM announces to give free rice to the poor from July to November
- More than 67 lakh ration card holders in the state will get its benefit
- PM Modi has also announced to give free ration to the poor till Diwali.
Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel has given a big relief to the poor families of the state due to Corona epidemic. He has announced that free rice will be given to the poor in the state from July to November. Along
Bhupesh Baghel’s announcement will benefit 2 crore 51 lakh 46 thousand 424 members of 67 lakh 90 thousand 987 ration cards of the state. In fact, in Chhattisgarh, the state government has given free ration to the poor even in the months of May and June. With this decision, Antyodaya ration card, priority ration card, Annapurna ration card, destitute and handicapped card holders will be benefitted.
Along with this, all ration card holders issued under the State Food Security Act will also be provided additional rice equivalent to PM Garib Kalyan Yojana. It is worth noting that a day earlier, PM Modi has also announced to give free food grains to the poor till Diwali across the country. Along with this, it has also been announced to give free vaccine to all.