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PM Modi extends PM Gareeb Kalyan Anna Yojana till end of November
Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the extension of the PM Gareeb Kalyan Anna Yojana until the end of November. Under this scheme, every member of a household will get 5 kg of rice or flour every month, in addition to 1 kg chana. Explaining the steps taken by his government in dealing with the impact of Covid-19 in India, the PM said that we are at a stage, especially after lockdown, where we needed to take more precautions to stay safe from the coronavirus. Read more.

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First Published: Jun 30 2020 | 5:30 PM IST

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