KANGPOKPI: The food security Welfare scheme for the poor under Prime Minister Kalyan Ann Yojana (PMGKAY) in respect of Kalapahar was successfully distributed today.
The rice was distributed to all the card holders of Upper Kalapahar and Lower Kalapahar A and B with 10 Kg. per head for the month of July and August by the respective agents.
Beneficiaries from lower Kalapahar B were also given the rice today while maintaining strict lockdown protocols.
Social Welfare and Cooperation Minister Nemcha Kipgen had earlier instructed all the FPS agents in respect of Kangpokpi AC to distribute the PMGKAY including OMSS rice sincerely and any agent found manipulating the distribution or discrepancies in his/her shall be immediately remove from the agentships and replacement shall be made at once to ensure no one goes hungry particularly during the pandemic COVID-19.