The poor people of the country who are facing difficulties due to the lock down, due to which the central government is sending money to the bank accounts of the poor of the country to provide financial assistance. The Finance Ministry said on Thursday that till April 22 , under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana , more than 33 crore poor people have been given financial assistance of Rs 31,235 crore. Ration distribution work has been started under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana. Ration was distributed under this scheme in many areas of the city on Saturday. Under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana, free ration was distributed to two hundred and fifty families in the Model House area.
Beneficiaries so far in Mohali district
Under this scheme, under the National Food Security Act, 2013, 15 kg wheat and 3 kg pulses etc. have been provided free ration for three months to 7,000 people in Mohali district on Sunday. So far 87000 people of Mohali district have been benefitted under this scheme. If you also want to take advantage of this scheme, then you can get it through your ration card.