BPL Cardholders Will Continue To Get 25Kg Rice As Ration

Thiruvananthapuram:BPL cardholders will continue to get ration as 25kg,said Minister Anoop Jacob.For the Financial year 2012-12,for the purpose of distribution to BPL card holders,the central pool gave 3,18,792 tonnes of rice as normal share and 84,978 tonnes as ad-hock allotment.Using this the distribution per BPL card holders was 25 kg.
Because of certain reason in August 2013,it could not be availed.But immediate measures are taken for distributing 25 Kg rice each for the BPL Card Holders.The problem will be solved soon,have assurance from Union Government said the minister.