Mail News Service
Chandil: In a meeting at the Kukdu Block office presided by BDO Girija Shankar Mahto, measures to issue ration cards online and offline to eligible persons as per provisions of the Food Security Bill and as per directives of the Food and Civil Supplies Department and the Deputy Commissioner were reviewed. It was decided that as per the guidelines of the national Food security Bill of 2013, rice would be provided to beneficiaries @ Re 1 per kilogram and five kilogram per person per month. The eligibility criteria for people under this bracket will be based on norms as prescribed by the departments concerned. Saraikela Zila Parishad vice president Ashok Sao, Panchayat Secretaries and JE were present during the meeting. Others present included Bholanath Mahto, Sangita Kumari, Laxman Mahto, Tapan Singh Munda and teachers of the Kukdu Block.