The Delhi authorities has began free distribution of 5 kg meals grains to non-PDS beneficiaries, Meals and Civil Provides Minister Imran Hussain stated on Saturday.
The 5 kg meals grains embody 4 kg wheat and one kg rice. These are being distributed freed from price to these beneficiaries who should not have ration playing cards, the minister stated in a press release.
“The non-PDS ration is being distributed from designated colleges from 10 am to 4 pm with weekly-off on Sunday. The truthful worth retailers are open on all seven days to offer freed from price ration to Nationwide Meals Safety (NFS) beneficiaries from 9 am to 1 pm and from 3 pm to 7 pm with none weekly off,” Mr Hussain stated.
The non-PDS beneficiaries embody unorganised employees, migrant employees, constructing and building employees and home assist.
“This distribution is being carried out from one college in every of 280 wards of Delhi,” the minister stated.
The town authorities additionally said that every college recognized for the distribution of non-PDS ration has been supplied a login id and password for getting into the inventory for record-keeping and for the aim of registration on the website.