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Yogi extends free ration scheme by three months

Newsroom Odisha | 26/03/2022 08:11 PM | Click to read full article

In his first decision after taking over the reins of Uttar Pradesh for the second time in a row, CM Yogi Adityanath on Saturday announced to extend the free ration scheme by three more months.

The Chief Minister said that under the scheme, costing around Rs 3,270 crore, approximately 15 crore people of the state will be provided pulses, oil, salt, and sugar, besides food grains, free of cost.