Odisha government launched own food security scheme

Posted on:03 Oct 2018 11:47:36
Odisha government launched own food security scheme
03 October 2018 Current Affairs:

Odisha government launched its own food security scheme on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik launched the scheme at four different districts through video conferencing from the State Secretariat, Bhubaneswar. This scheme will benefit 25 lakh people who were left out of the National Food Security Act (NFSA). 
The beneficiaries will get 5 kg of rice per person per month at the rate of Rs.1 per kg. The State government will spend Rs.443.5 crore per annum to support the scheme and Rs. 221.75 crore in the current financial year. This move is after the refusal of the Centre to its request to add additional beneficiaries under the NFSA.

Odisha government launched its own food security scheme on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik launched the scheme at four different districts through video conferencing from the State Secretariat, Bhubaneswar. This scheme will benefit 25 lakh people who were left out of the National Food Security Act (NFSA). 
The beneficiaries will get 5 kg of rice per person per month at the rate of Rs.1 per kg. The State government will spend Rs.443.5 crore per annum to support the scheme and Rs. 221.75 crore in the current financial year. This move is after the refusal of the Centre to its request to add additional beneficiaries under the NFSA.




Daily Current Affairs Videos Video Link
25th April 2019 Current Affairs Video
24th April 2019 Current Affairs Video
23rd April 2019 Current Affairs Video
22nd April 2019 Current Affairs Video
20th April 2019 Current Affairs Video
Watch more Current Affairs Videos



Monthly Current Affairs

Fresherslive telegram Group

Current Affairs Section

Daily Current Affairs Quiz


Subscribe to Current Affairs

Enter your email to get daily current affairs
SUBSCRIBE

Currentt Affairs 2019 April

26 APRIL
NEWS
25 APRIL
NEWS
24 APRIL
NEWS
23 APRIL
NEWS

Currentt Affairs 2019 March

31 MARCH
NEWS
30 MARCH
NEWS
29 MARCH
NEWS
28 MARCH
NEWS

Currentt Affairs 2019 February

28 FEBRUARY
NEWS
27 FEBRUARY
NEWS
26 FEBRUARY
NEWS
25 FEBRUARY
NEWS




×

₹ 249

₹ 1000

Only 9 days left !