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Cabinet approves 'Atma Nirbhar Bharat Package' for allocation of foodgrains to the migrants / stranded migrants

Cabinet approves 'Atma Nirbhar Bharat Package' for allocation of foodgrains to the migrants / stranded migrants

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The Union Cabinet which is chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has give approval of "Atma Nirbhar Bharat Package" for allocation of foodgrain to the stranded migrants/migrants.

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Cabinet approves ‘AtmaNirbhar Bharat Package for allocation of foodgrains to the migrants / stranded migrants
 20 MAY 2020

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its ex-post facto approval for allocation of foodgrains from Central Pool to approximately 8 crore migrants / stranded migrants @ 5 kg per person per month (May and June, 2020) for two months free of cost. 

It would entail an estimated food subsidy of about Rs.2,982.27 crore.  Further the expenditure towards intra-state transportation and handling charges and dealer’s margin / additional dealer margin will account for about 127.25 crore which will borne fully by Central Government.  Accordingly, the total subsidy from the Government of India is estimated at about of Rs.3,109.52 crore.

The allocation will ease the hardships faced by migrant / stranded migrants due to economic disruption caused by COVID-19.

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