The Jharkhand authorities on Friday introduced that it’ll give dhotis or lungis, and sarees to all households within the state residing beneath the poverty line twice a yr at a subsidised charge of Rs 10.
A call to this impact was taken at a gathering of the state cupboard, chaired by Chief Minister Hemant Soren.
All eligible house owners of the state lined by the Nationwide Meals Safety Act and people households eligble underneath the Antyodaya Anna Yojana might be given the garments at an interval of six months, in keeping with the Chief Minister’s Workplace.
The garments might be distributed at a subsidised charge of Rs 10 per dhoti/lungi and Rs 10 per saree.
Within the current monetary yr, the garments might be distributed as soon as. The ruling Jharkhand Mukti Morcha had promised to offer dhoti and saree to the folks in its election manifesto.