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4.57 lakh metric ton of pulses dispatched to States, UTs under PMGKY

 

  • Under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana about 4.57 Lakh Metric Ton of pulses have been dispatched to the States and Union Territories.
  • Out of this, 1.78 Lakh Metric Ton of pulses have been distributed to around 13 crore 40 lakh beneficiaries.
  • Govt had announced that all the beneficiary ration cardholders will receive a kilogram of free pulses per month for three months till June under the 1,70,000 crore Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana.