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Foodgrains delivered to primitive tribes at their doorsteps

Press Trust of India  |  Jamshedpur 

Foodgrains have been delivered to members of primitive Sabar tribe at their doorsteps in Jharkhand's district, an official release has said.

Rice, sugar and kerosene were given to 100 Sabar tribe members of under Gwalkata panchayat at their doorsteps under the 'Dakia Yojana' scheme in the presence of BJP MLA from and Block Development Officer, Potka, Kapil Kumar, the release said Wednesday.

Under the 'Dakia Yojana' scheme the employees of Food and and Consumer Affairs department deliver at the doorsteps of the primitive tribes every month.

Appreciating the 'Dakia Yojana' scheme Sardar said the bonafide beneficiaries were getting benefit under the scheme.

The BJP MLA said the has also assured to provide pension to the members of the primitive tribes and advised them to apply for it in the concerned block office.

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First Published: Thu, November 29 2018. 11:05 IST